Wall Decor - Easy Stencil Art with Tutorial

Hello,

After a long time, I am here with an easy wall decor, which I proudly display in my living room.




Doesn't it look classy? I tell you this is the easiest one to do! All you need are
1. Thick white cardstock - I've used 4 A4 sheets
2. Masking tape
3. Your favorite stencil - I've used the Daisy Cluster stencil from The Crafter's Workshop.
4. Colored Inks - I chose 4 Altenew inks - Ruby Red, Persian Blue, Bamboo and Mignight Violet
5. Ink blending tool (or) stencil brush

It was an experiment for me, sorry I don't have the pics but you can follow this easy tutorial to make one! I hope this drawing is clear enough to understand the steps below.



Step 1: Choose the size of your work, and decide on the square's side. I started by trimming the biggest square out of one A4 cardstock, which is 8.5x8.5. These sheets are a little glossy on one side and normal on the other. I use them mainly as the base notecards for all my cards.

Step 2: Score at 1 inch from each side. Fold along the score lines like you would make a simple box lid, but do not stick it yet. I kept the glossy side on the top of the lid, and folded the score lines on the opposite side.

Step 3: Open the cardstock and you should see a square of 6.5x6.5 inches scored.

Step 4: Measure about 3/4th of an inch inner to the 6.5inch square and draw the lines light using a pencil. The square within the pencil lines is the area for stencil work.

Step 5: Using masking tape, cover all the 4 sides along the pencil lines. This would make a crisp white border around the stencil work.

Step 6: Now place the stencil and tape it temporarily to lock in position.

Step 7: Using ink blending tool and your choice of colored ink, apply ink through the stencil until you get the desired effect.

Step 8: Once you are done with stenciling, remove the masking tapes and fold along the score lines. Your work would be highlighted with the white border effect.

Step 9: Apply adhesive on the corner flaps and complete the box. It is basically just a lid of a box but of a bigger size.

Step 10: Repeat the steps 1 to 9 to make 4 of different colors.

Step 11: Insert push pins or nails on the wall, and hang the lids to them. Position your pins according to the desired look and space them. Your wall art is ready :)

Oh I also added a pocket watch to hang in the same push pin as the green box for more interest :)

Here are some more close up pics!




All the 4 boxes evenly spaced and hanged on wall with push pins



Here is a quick video to show how it actually is.



Linking to,
1. Crafters Cafe #217
2. Cards Galore Encore - Apr
3. TTCRD Week of Apr 23
4. All Sorts Week #515/#516
5. LPOCF #104
6. Penny's Challenge #426
7. Not Just Cards - Apr
8. Creative Fingers #162
9. SSS Wednesday - Spring Mood Board


10. MAWT #95
11. Brown Sugar #289
12. Crafty Catz #458
13. Jo's Scrap Shack FFC #278
14. Creative Craft Cottage #117
15. LTCCB #33
16. The Crafty Addicts #59
17. Get Creative #79
18. Polkadoodle Week #16
19. Crafting with an Attitude #50
20. My Time to Craft #395
21. Crafting by Designs - Color Challenge


22. Simply Create Too #148
23. Morgan's Artworld #04
24. Papercraft Challenge #17
25. Creative Crafters #15
26. Country View - Apr
27. Fabrika Fantasy #29
28. Three Amigos #25
29. Sparkles #115

Do give it a try and transform empty spaces into art :)

Thank you for stopping by, hope you like my work! Do let me know your feedback! Have a nice day :)

Comments

  1. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck. Have a nice day
    Anneke DT

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    1. Sorry but this is not a card.. It is a wall decor, shadow box type!

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  2. A very striking wall grouping!
    Thanks for sharing at Jo's Scrap Shack!
    Blessings,
    Christine
    DT Member
    https://withaverygratefulheart.blogspot.com

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  3. Wow - this is such a cool project and looks stunning on the wall. Very creative. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Creative Fingers Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  4. Such lovely wall decor. I love the daisy stencil you used & the colours are gorgeous! Thank you for participating in our papercraft challenge & we hope you will join us again in the next one :)
    XO Lisa @ Papercraft Business

    Join in on the fun with our Papercraft Business Challenges!

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  5. They look wonderful and, indeed, very classy, thank you for joining us at Allsorts, xxxx

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  6. Me back again, thanks for joining us at MAWTT. It really is a wonderful wall decor. Xx

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  7. Such pretty colours and a lovely and unusual design, many thanks for joining in with our 'Blossoms, Butterflies and Bugs' theme at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

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  8. Hi this is a stunning display. Thank you for joining us at Moving Along with the Times Challenge Blog The theme this time is That Spring Feeling! Hugs Jackie DT

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  9. What a oretty udea! , Thank you for joining the current challenge at the Crafter's Cafe.
    Dorothy S, DT member

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  10. Great design thanks for sharing at Crafty catz this week and hope to see you back in the next challenge

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  11. What a brilliant idea! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Allsorts with your creation.

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  12. Very elegant - love the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at Jo's Scrap Shack.

    Helen x

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  13. Gorgeous project. Thank you for joining us for our Week 16 'Anything Goes' Challenge at Polkadoodles.

    Why not join our other other challenges at Digi Choosday and A Gem of a Challenge.

    Hugs Lisa xxx

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  14. Beautiful creation! Thank you for sharing with us over at Morgan's Artworld Open Challenge. Love to see you join in each month.
    ~ Sherry DT/Admin/Coordinator xx

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  15. Fabulous wall art and love the stencil.Thank you for joining us at Love To Craft

    Carol DT x

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  16. Beautiful card. Beautiful coloring and great design.
    Thank you for attaching your card to our CWAA gallery
    hugs,
    BozenA DT CWAA

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    1. Sorry this is not a card! It is a wall decor project!

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  17. Pretty project. Thanks for joining us this month for our "Spring/Autumn" at The Brown Sugar Challenge.

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  18. I love this, it’s a beautiful work of art and would add a pop of colour in any room! :)
    Thank you for participating in Jo’s Scrap Shack Fun-Day Friday Challenge this week. :)
    ~Rianna / RiCre8s DT

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  19. A beautiful creation. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member.
    xxxx

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  20. Very pretty! Thanks for joining our Spring/Easter challenge over at Country View xx

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  21. Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Regards,
    Mia
    TTCRD DT
    craftartista.blogspot.com {My Blog}

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  22. Thank you so much for visiting my blog for the Pinkfresh Studio Release Hop and for your sweet comment! I love this creation so much, and all of your art is beautiful! Sending big, crafty hugs! xo

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    1. Thank you so much for dropping by my blog :) :)

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  23. Nice ! Thank you for joining us over at Country View Challenges this month !
    Corrie x

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  24. Beautiful! Thanks for sharing it with us at The Crafty Addicts and I hope to see many more of your beautiful creations soon :)

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  25. Very effective. Thank you for joining in the Anything Goes Challenge at Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends.

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  26. Beautiful!! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage :)

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  27. Wow, looks fabulous. Great work. Sorry I'm late commenting but I've been away in China with my choir performing. Thanks for sharing with us at Get Creative Challenges.
    Hugs, Sandy DT

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  28. Just stunning, I love those colours together....they look so good on your wall

    Thank you for sharing with us at 'Not Just Cards' this month
    Hope to see you joining in with us again real soon
    Hugs Shell xx

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  29. Beautiful! Thanks so much for participating in the Not Just Cards Challenge this time and good luck :)

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  30. Wonderful wall decor, it looks stunning! Thanks for sharing it with us over at Sparkles Monthly challenges, and I do hope you'll join us again soon, love Jacky x

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