Chinoiserie Stenciled Chair
Featuring the classic Chinoiserie decorative style, these laser-cut stencils will help you achieve beautifully fine bird and flora patterns as if you handpainted them yourself.
Photography: John Armitage
Source: Martha Stewart
- Wood and linen chair
Paint wood frame of chair with Vintage Decor Linen craft paint; let dry completely. Sand to create a distressed look, exposing some of the original wood color.
Paint the piping edge of the chair back with a small flat brush in Blue Calico craft paint; let dry completely.
Following basic instructions on stencil packaging, adhere 1st stencil layer to chair back as shown, centered. Stencil with Blue Calico craft paint; let dry completely.
Repeat pattern on chair seat by adhering first layer and stenciling with Blue Calico craft paint; let dry completely.
Place second stencil layer over the dry designs and stencil with Ink Blue craft paint; let dry completely.