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How to Paint a Stencil Pattern on Seat Cushions

An Art Deco design is painted on cushions with stippling and foam brushes to bring out the purple in the sofa.

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  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty

    Easy

Highlights:

Step 1: Lay out the Stencil Pattern

Roughly lay out the stencil pattern.

Step 2: Fill in the Stencil Pattern with Paint

Using 1456 Mountain Ridge and stippling or foam brushes, fill in stencils. Foam brushes provide wider coverage for certain fabrics. Note: Wash the cushions separately in cold water to be sure the colors don’t run.

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