This overall leaf stencil pattern Wispy Leaves
looks great shaded over faux mottled background. This leafy design looks fabulous in solid color over solid color background for a more graphic contemporary look. Allover leaves will look great in a dining room above or below a chair rail, or in a bedroom. Use metallics or add a glazed stripe over top for added interest. Registration is built into the stencil pattern for ease of installation.
If you compare our stencil thickness, size, design quality and prices,
you will be amazed at the value that Cutting Edge Stencils offer!
We even included a FREE TOP STENCIL
the top part of the design cut as a separate smaller stencil. It makes
it easy to fill those gaps in the pattern close to the ceiling.
To see how to use Top part stencils, click here for Illustrated instructions: Using Top Part Stencils
Try this stencil with our innovative Clip-on Stencil Level
, (sold separately) and discover how
easy it is to achieve perfectly level results without dealing with all
those bulky heavy bubble levels and annoying laser levels.Want to learn how to stencil a damask or allover pattern?
Here are the detailed illustrated step-by-step Damask/Allover Stenciling Tips.
And make sure you watch our short step-by-step Video Tutorials!
You'll find them extremely helpful for your stenciling project. Even beginners get great results!
You can stencil with acrylic or latex paint, stencil creams, fabric paint or glaze. Use a foam roller or stencil brush. We find that it is not necessary to use spray adhesive with stencils,
however if you want very crisp edges or are using high contrasting
colors, please use it (Elmer's spray adhesive
to be the best). The trick with stenciling is to take care not to
over-load your roller or brush with
paint and not to press too hard on a roller while stenciling. I
prefer just to use blue painter's tape to secure the stencil, but for
beginners I would recommend using spray adhesive just to make sure you
The stencil is made out of durable 12 mil clear plastic stencil material
. This material is strong but flexible, reusable and easy to clean. We love it so much more than standard 8 mil Mylar! It's not brittle, user friendly and just so easy to work with. In our many years of professional stenciling this material has proven to be far superior than any other stencil material we used. Our customers love it too, and we are sure that you'll notice the difference! Our stencils will last a long time and are a pleasure to use.