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Martha Stewart Personal Accessories

Soft and sweetly feminine eyelet lace stencil is complemented by delicate butterflies and floral designs--a lovely combination to decorate personal and room accessories.

At a Glance:

Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
instructions

Other Supplies

Scissors, 1/4 yard linen fabric, Assorted tote bags

Instructions

How to Paint the Stencil

TIP: Practice your technique or check your color by first making a sample print on paper or scrap fabric.

  1. Place stencil on your surface and secure using tape. If using spray adhesive, spray stencil first, then place on surface.
  2. Pour a small amount of paint onto your palette. Load paint sparingly on a stencil brush or sponge and dab off excess. Lightly dab on a thin layer of paint; apply a second coat if necessary. Paint all areas of one color on the stencil before moving on to the next. Use the image as your guide.
  3. While paint is still wet, carefully peel stencil off.
  4. Continue painting areas of the stencil according to your design. Let the paint dry completely before placing another stencil or color over it.
  • For the third bag mix Pink Dahlia with the satin spray medium as instructed on package. With the bag upside down, spray back and forth in smooth even strokes lightening the application as you work toward the middle so the color fades out, creating an ombré effect.
    Stiffened Fabric Butterflies
    1. To create the stiffened fabric butterflies follow instructions on the bottle to stiffen your linen fabric. Let dry completely.
    2. Use a stencil brush with Pink Dahlia and follow general stenciling instructions.
    3. Use scissors to cut around the butterfly shapes and attach to pin backs.
    4. Gently fold the butterflies to create a dimensional look.
    Clean Up
    1. Wash all stencils, brushes, and tools immediately after use before the paint dries.
    2. Use Martha Stewart Crafts Brush & Stencil Cleaner to remove dried paint.
    3. Repair torn stencils with transparent tape. Place tape on both sides of the tear and cut away the excess with a craft knife.

supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Glitter...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Water-Resistant Fabric...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Spray Paint Kit-Satin Finish

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $30.79
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Birds & Berries Laser...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $12.89
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Stencil Tape

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Stencil Brush Set - 3pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

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.

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