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Henny’s Design Journals and Blogs

There’s a story behind all the designs on the Motif website. So I thought it was a good time to start writing some of them down – make a few notations about some of the processes that go into producing the stencils on this site.

Blogs and Posts

Parrot & Peony Chinoiserie

Exciting New Parrot and Peony Chinoiserie Stencils and our new Tropical Parrots Theme Pack Stencil. Chin-What?! to Chin-Chic!!

Wild Bluebells in Spring

Wonderful Wild Bluebells Stencil – new to our ‘Wild Botanical Stencils – inspired by the Hedgerow & Woodland of the Brecon Beacons’ – the myriad multitude of beautiful bluebells form the basis of this great new little stencil.

Little Wild Poppies Journal

From the upcoming range ‘Wild Botanical Stencils – inspired by the Hedgerow & Woodland of the Brecon Beacons’ – the Little Wild Poppies Stencil – Welsh Poppy flowers of country lanes and cottage gardens.

Flowering Magnolia Tree Stencil – Design Inspirations

Maybe you, like me, are a bit of a plant nut – I don’t mean knowing the full-on glossary of Latin terms for each…

Antlers & Co – the Stag Story Wild Stag Stencils

Stags, deer, antelope have long been a recurring theme for me throughout the years, a source of inspiration and interest.

Moroccan Journal – the Tile Story Moroccan Stencils

Dust! Well it is the edge of the Sahara. It envelopes everything and gives a haze-like hue to all – including dusty…

Henny’s Iris Design Journal Iris Stencils

Henny’s Iris Design Journal Iris Stencils I’ve been meaning to do an Iris Stencil for some time and on a recent trip to Wales…

Motif Copyright

All Motif stencils, stencil designs, photographic and graphic images are protected by copyright and reproduction is strictly prohibited. Henny Donovan stencils are sold for private usage only and may not be used for commercial projects or retail reproduction, or for any kind of resale or reproduction of stencilled images either photographically or for marketing, advertising or publishing of any kind. The stencil and graphic images on this website may not be used or reproduced for any kind of logo, letterhead, website illustration, advertising or other, either personally or commercially.  If you have any queries relating to copyright or usage of Henny Donovan designs please use the enquiries form on the Information and Enquiries page.