28 Oct '14

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Super Simple Stencil Tutorial: Corkboard

I bought a corkboard at Ikea. It was functional, but boring. So, I stenciled it. Here’s a very quick 1-2-3 pattern stencil tutorial. Great for beginners!

  1. You’ll need: corkboard, acrylic paint, makeup sponge (not special — from the grocery … Read More

Design It

Life is full of so many opportunities to grab a hold of and run with.  When the opportunity came to stencil and blog for Just A Trace, I thought, “Why not?!”  It’s been a fun ride, but unfortunately this will be my … Read More

Men’s Valentine’s Day Gift Idea

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and what better gift to give to your significant other than a gift you made yourself?  I decided to stencil a book for a guy to use to journal or sketch in, … Read More

25 Sep '12

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Show & Tell!

I received the coolest picture from a customer. She used the Tweeties – Mini Pattern Stencil in her kitchen. Doesn’t it look great?? Thank you for sending this picture!

If you have a picture you’d like to share, Email … Read More

21 Aug '12

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Stencil + Watercolor

Ever curious about how various art techniques will work with stencils, I gave watercolors a whirl. I have never watercolored in my life, so I just bought a standard set of colors and a pad of watercolor paper.

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