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Birthday Celebration Tablescape

At a Glance:

Project #15106 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
supplies

Martha Stewart® Foam Pouncers Set - 6pc

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Martha Stewart® Dauber Set

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Martha Stewart® Stencil Brush Set - 3pc

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Martha Stewart® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

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Martha Stewart® Adhesive Paper Stencils - Celebrations and Milestones

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Martha Stewart® 6oz Multi-Surface Chalkboard Paint Acrylic Craft Paint - Black

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Strawberry

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Sunshine Yellow

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Fish Tank Blue

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Snowball

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Green Apple

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Bubbles

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Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Aqua

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instructions

Other Supplies

  • Cupcake stand with dome
  • 8” x 10” Wood frame (with matte board cut to fit opening)
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • White chalk
  • Paper towels
  • Container for water
  • Palette

Instructions

Preparation

  1. Refer to the Basic Stenciling Tips for information on using Martha Stewart Stencils.
  2. Prewash all glassware and ceramics in warm soapy water prior to decorating. Rinse well and dry.

Cupcake Stand

  1. Clean and dry glass dome.
  2. Wipe over cleaned glassware surface with ribbing alcohol moistened paper towel to further remove impurities and possible soap residue.
  3. Position candle stencil where desired and tape in place. Stencil candle design alternating between Snowball and Aqua using a small dauber. NOTE: Cut the candle stencil from the entire stencil sheet so that it is easier to work with.
  4. Repeat candle design around glass as shown. Let dry completely.

Birthday Frame

  1. Paint frame Bubbles using a medium brush. Let dry.
  2. Stencil small banners where desired, using colors shown and smallest dauber. Repeat as desired.
  3. Stencil “Happy Birthday” using Strawberry and let dry.
  4. Stencil banner using Black Chalkboard Paint using a stencil brush. Let dry completely. Then personalize with chalk.

Clean Up

  1. Wash all brushes, and tools immediately after use before the paint dries.
  2. Let paint dry on paper stencils, do not immerse in water to wash. Store stencils on backer sheet.

Finishing

  1. Allow your painted project to dry for at least 24 hours before using the bake-to-cure method to enhance your project’s durability.
  2. Allow the chalkboard paint to dry for at least 24 hours and then condition your chalkboard surface to prevent any "ghosting."

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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