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Llamas Desk Decor

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Project #15114 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
supplies

MARTHA STEWART FOAM POUNCERS SET (6 PC)

Number Needed: 1 $6.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Martha Stewart ® Adhesive Stencil - Llama & Alpaca - 5972

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
instructions

Other Supplies

  • Martha Stewart® Dauber Set - 32946
  • Martha Stewart® Stencil Brush Set - 3pc - 32802
  • Martha Stewart® Stencil Tape - 32292
  • Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Stencil Brush Set - 5 pc. - 32244
  • Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wet Cement - 32078
  • Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Slate Gray - 33509CA
  • Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Mermaid Teal - 33506CA
  • Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Marmalade - 32058CA
  • Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wedding Cake - 32076CA
  • Natural paper journal, 8” x 10”
  • Medium wood box
  • Small wood box
  • Fine grit sandpaper
  • Paper towels
  • Container for water
  • Palette

Instructions

Preparation

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

    1. Place stencil onto journal as shown and press in place.  
    2. Use stencil tape to mask areas that are not to be stenciled white. Stencil Wedding cake over the llama body using a medium sized pouncer. Lift tape and re-mask to cover the blanket area while stenciling a different color. Use a small dauber to stencil the smaller areas.
    3. Continue masking and stenciling until the entire design has been stenciled. Let dry.

    Large Box

    1. Using a large flat brush, paint entire box Slate Gray. Let dry.
    2. Tape off top section of box with stencil tape. Paint Wedding Cake above the tape line using a flat brush. Let dry.
    3. Stencil “No Prob Llama” Mermaid Teal.
    4. Stencil Wedding Cake mountains and allow to dry.

    Small Box

    1. Paint the exterior sides of the small box Wedding Cake using a medium flat brush. Let dry.
    2. Stencil the cactus Mermaid Tail accented with Marmalade using a small stencil brush. Let 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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