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Geometric Stenciled Trays

At a Glance:

Project #15138 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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Other Supplies

  • Martha Stewart Adhesive Stencil - Graphic Geo - 5976
  • White ceramic canisters (with no lids)
  • Wood cooking utensils
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Craft knife
  • Paper towels
  • Container for water
  • Palette



  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. 
  3. Wipe over cleaned surface with a rubbing alcohol moistened paper towel to further remove impurities and possible soap residue.


  1. Stencil geometric border designs on each canister. Stencil Wild Blueberry, Porcelain Doll and Metallic Copper using either a pouncer or dauber. Repeat design around the entire canister. Allow to dry completely.

Wood Cooking Utensils

  1. Using stencil tape, mask off a horizontal border on the handle.
  2. Paint above the tape line Chipotle using a medium pouncer. Allow to dry and then reapply for opaque coverage. Let dry completely.

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.


  1. Allow your painted glass project to dry for at least 24 hours before using the bake-to-cure method to enhance your project’s durability.

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.