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How to Use Stain for Stenciling on Wood

Using stain, instead of paint, for a stenciling project helps show off the wood grain and gives furniture an antique look.

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Materials

  • stencil adhesive
  • water-based stain
  • water-based finish

Tools

  • paintbrush
  • heart stencil
  • round sponge

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