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Stenciled Wood Boxes

At a Glance:

Project #15092 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® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

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Martha Stewart® Adhesive Stencil - Greyton Script

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

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

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

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

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instructions

Other Supplies

  • One (1) large wood box
  • Two (2) medium square wood boxes
  • One (1) small wood box
  • Paper towels
  • Container for water
  • Palette
  • Fine grit sandpaper

Instructions

Preparation

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

Large Wood Box

  1. Using a large flat brush, paint the box lid Wild Blueberry. Let dry. Sand smooth using fine grit sandpaper and then reapply a second coat; allow to dry.
  2. In the lower left corner of the box lid, stencil letter of choice Wedding Cake using a small dauber. While paint is still wet, carefully remove stencil. Let dry.

Medium Boxes

  1. Prepare both box bottoms by basecoating opaquely using a large flat brush. Paint the bottom of one Chamomile and the second one Blood Orange. Let dry. Sand smooth using fine grit sandpaper and then reapply a second coat. Allow to dry.
  2. Stencil chosen letter Wedding Cake on the raw wood box lid using a small dauber. While paint is still wet, carefully remove stencil. Let dry.

Small Box

  1. Basecoat the entire small wood box Chamomile using a large flat brush.  Let dry. Sand smooth using fine grit sandpaper and then reapply a second coat; allow to dry.
  2. Using a small dauber, stencil the chosen letter Wedding Cake.  While paint is still wet, carefully remove stencil. 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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