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Geometric Ceramic Canisters

At a Glance:

Project #15136 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Stencil Brush Set - 6 pc. - 32248

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Basic Brush Set - 5 pc. - 32244

Number Needed: 1 $19.99
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Martha Stewart ® Adhesive Stencil - Geometric - 5975

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Summer Porch, 8 oz. - 34923

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • Fine grit sandpaper
  • Three (3) assorted wood trays
  • Paper towels
  • Container for water
  • Palette

Instructions

Preparation

  1. Refer to the Basic Stenciling Tips for information on using Martha Stewart Stencils.

Yellow Tray

  1. Using a large flat brush, basecoat entire tray Tomatillo and let dry. Sand lightly with fine grit sandpaper.
  2. Stencil shell shaped pattern onto tray in an overall pattern Wedding Cake. Let dry.

Blue Tray

  1. Basecoat entire tray Patina using a large flat brush. Let dry.
  2. Paint exterior sides and top edge Smoke using the same large flat brush and let dry.
  3. Sand the Smoke painted surfaces lightly revealing Patina creating a distressed look.
  4. Stencil the border design Smoke using a small stencil brush. Allow to dry.

White Tray

  1. Basecoat the entire tray Wedding Cake using a large flat brush. Let dry.
  2. Basecoat exterior sides and top edge Patina and let dry.
  3. Lightly distress by sanding the Patina areas to reveal Wedding Cake.
  4. On the exterior sides of the tray, stencil the border Tomatillo. Allow to dry.

Clean Up

  1. Wash all stencils, brushes, and tools immediately after use before the paint dries.
  2. Cleaned stencils should be stored on the backer sheet for future use.

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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