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Liven Up A Lackluster Table With A Stencil

Stencil Designs Can Make Old Furniture Look Like New!

Welcome back, my Cutting Edge Stencils friends.  A few coats of paint can really help spruce up an old piece of furniture. But if you’re looking to take your old furniture to a whole new stylish level then inject it with personality using one of our furniture stencils. Today we’re sharing how to turn those garage sale finds into a treasured piece using our Prism Geometric Stencil.

Cutting Edge Stencils shares how to liven up lackluster furniture using a geometric stencil pattern. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Erika, our in-house craft guru, has been working on some fun furniture makeover projects.  Watch this quick tutorial showing how she transformed an old wooden table using our Prism Stencil.

Let’s walk through the steps for this project. Erika spotted a small wooden side table at a local garage sale. Here is what it looked like:

An old wooden table before its stenciled makeover. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

The table was dated and beat up but it still had lots of life left.  Erika decided to liven up it up with paint and a stencil pattern.  She rounded up the supplies for this project.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

The first thing she did was clean off the table and lightly sand it to remove any debris. Erika painted the table using STIX primer.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

She painted the bottom half of the table in Benjamin Moore Balsam Green and the top in Benjamin Moore Navajo White.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Once the table was painted, Erika was ready to start stenciling!  She browsed our large collection of stencils and chose the Prism Geometric Pattern.  The crisp geometric pattern was perfect for her wow-worthy piece.

The Prism Geometric Stencil Pattern from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Erika applied spray adhesive to the back of the stencil. We like to use Sticky Note spray adhesive which can be purchased on Amazon. Then she placed the stencil on the top of the table.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Erika decided to paint the geometric pattern in black and gray. She used a stencil brush to paint the pattern.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

She made sure she brushed off any excess paint on a piece of paper towel.  Too much paint will cause the design to bleed.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Erika painted the entire pattern on to the table. Once the entire design was painted, she lifted the stencil back to reveal the eye-catching pattern.

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Erika applied a top coat to seal and protect her stencil pattern. She used Varethane waterbased polyurethane. Are you ready to see how Erika’s stenciled side table turned out? Here it is!

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Isn’t it pretty amazing? We think so! We love how she transformed a once dated side table into something modern and stylish for her apartment.

Learn how to stencil and paint an old wooden side table using the Prism Geometric Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/prism-stencil-geometric-wall-pattern.html

Tell us, what stencil would you use to liven up an old piece of furniture? Leave us a comment below, we’d love to read your thoughts!

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Thanks for reading and happy stenciling!

Michelle and the Cutting Edge Stencils Crew

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