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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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Top 28 Stenciling Projects

  1. 1. Quick Stenciled Gift Wrap

    Add a personal touch to gift wrapping by using stencils to decorate it, from DIY Network.

  2. 2. Decorative Painting Tips (00:03:52)

    Shannon Kaye shares expert tips for basic decorative painting projects.

  3. 3. Add Impact With Easy Accents (00:01:00)

    Even the smallest of details can have a major impact in the kitchen.

  4. 4. How To Stencil a Trompe l'Oeil Effect

    Stencils can help create a trompe l'oeil effect for those do-it-yourselfers who aren't comfortable with freehand painting.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 5. 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.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 6. How To Create Stenciled Window Treatments

    These window shades go from dull to designer with this unique stenciling technique.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 7. How to Apply a Tropical Stenciling Technique

    A decorative painting expert creates a sun-dappled base with a stenciled palm leaf overlay.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 8. How to Paint a Hardwood Floor (00:03:50)

    Shannon Kaye demonstrates how to paint a tile pattern on a hardwood floor.

  9. 9. Easy Stenciled Recipe Wall (02:31)

    Create a focal point in your kitchen by stenciling a recipe.

  10. 10. Hand-Painted Kitchen Accents (00:01:00)

    Hand-painting accents in a kitchen is a fast way to add style and function.

  11. 11. Trimmed-Out Holiday Stockings (00:01:26)

    Dollar-store finds provide decorative trim to use on DIY holiday stockings.

  12. 12. Decorative Paint Technique: Wall Stenciling

    Check out this modern stenciling technique with layers of color and style.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 13. Add Impact With Easy Accents (00:01:00)

    Even the smallest of details can have a major impact in the kitchen.

  14. 14. How to Create a Wall Stencil Border

    Learn how to add a stencil painted border to a wall, from DIY Network.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 15. Stenciled Stones (03:46)

    Step-by-step directions for making stenciled stepping stones.

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