Inspired by the stenciled and painted pumpkins I found last year, I decided to paint some of my own. I’d never even seen a white pumpkin before I found those pictures, and loved the look, so I decided to try bhg.com’s doily stenciling technique on an artificial white pumpkin. With a few key exceptions, I […]
Here’s another way to use those Martha Stewart Cupcake Stencils — to decorate Halloween treat bags! Watch the video below for how-to instructions for this fun Halloween crafts project!
This video by Tim Holtz demonstrates the use of masks with inks for paper crafts, but these masks would be perfect for paint applications as well. Using masks in this way is often referred to as reverse stenciling or negative stenciling. You can find Tim Holtz Idea-ology Masks online at eBay, or Amazon.com
About.com: DIY Projects has some fun and free stencils and ideas. These are great for making your own cards or using on fabric. There are even some tips for using spray on fabric paints. If you are looking for an at-home project to do with your children, take a look at the stenciled Mother’s Day card […]
A few posts ago, I showed a stenciled flower pot design from StenSource. Jennifer Ferguson, over at The Stencilled Garden, also offers quite a variety of stencils specifically for flower pots. I love the idea of gluing on some little feet to the saucer. Jennifer shows some other clever ideas for these pots, such as […]