Stenciling a Lampshade with Burmese Ikat Design by Oak Lane Studio

Stenciling a Lampshade with Burmese Ikat Design by Oak Lane Studio


Begin by applying repositionable spray adhesive on the back of your stencil After 30 seconds press your stencil to the surface of the lampshade on the seam Before stenciling use Frog Tape Painters Tape on the edges of the stencil to hold it in place Swirl your brush into Pumpkin Americana acrylic paint on a paper plate then swirl the excess onto paper towel Swirl enough excess paint off the brush so that it builds slowly and gradually on the surface Evenly stencil each section of the pattern in 2-3 light coats of acrylic paint To repeat the pattern, line the stencil up with the previously stenciled design When you need more paint, swirl your brush into your paper plate before swirling the excess off onto a roll of paper towel We started at the back seam of the lampshade so that it could be positioned at the back

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