Hello everyone its Christmas time again, this year i have caught the Christmas DIY creative bug 🙂 I’ve made a table top Christmas tree with lights. Its really easy. All you do is measure your 1×4’s in 3 20 inch pieces. Cut your 30 degree off each edge, and do your dry fit so you […]
Stenciling is a new project challenge. I’ll be giving more step by step descriptions in future projects.
First you need wood of course. I have been using some reclaimed pallet wood. You have to be a little more cautious about the pallet wood you get considering all the different products are shipped on it.
I usually clean it with a spray bottle filled with vinegar. That should kill any typical bacteria.
I also lightly sand it to get the entire rough surface off, since you need relatively smooth surface to use your stencil on.
I’ve used acrylic paint and a technique called dry brushing.