Stencil in simple single colours – such as white onto chalky blue or navy; or stencil in colours that emphasise the different features of the design. Classic colourways for this type of effect include pinks, reds, greens and yellows on duck egg blue or aqua backgrounds. Or create oriental style using Metallic Stencil Paints on black or red backgrounds.
Above top and below – Small Chinoiserie stencilled in Nougat Stencil Paint and over-stencilled with Antique Gold Metallic Stencil Paint, with lines added to sides by painting Antique Gold between strips of Painting Tape. Below – close up detail of this effect.
Detailed one layer stencil on one sheet.
The height of the design is approximately 81cm (31 3/4″) by approximately 28cm (11″) wide.
Left – layout of the stencil sheet of the Small Chinoiserie Stencil.