Stencil these Dancing butterflies
on a wall in your kids room, nursery or any room with butterfly decor! This beautiful butterfly stencil works great in a living room or bath. Be creative:
repeat the stencil for "mass" butterfly effect, use different colors for each butterfly, create your own allover butterfly stencil pattern, add shading - possibilities are endless. You can even make it
somewhat 3D by troweling plaster through the stencil, or use glow-in-the-dark paint! You can stencil
latex paint, plaster, faux finish background or even wallpaper if it
is in decent condition.
This butterfly stencil is so easy to use
anyone can do it.
Simply tape it to the wall using BLUE
painter's tape, then load your foam roller
with the paint of your choice
(latex or acrylic). Get rid of excess paint by rolling the foam roller over a folded paper towel.
Then, just roll it over the stencil applying light to medium pressure for an
instant fabulous result! Don't press on the roller too hard otherwise
you might get some bleed. Transform your room in less than 1 hour!
Want to learn the easiest stenciling technique?
Here are the detailed illustrated Roller Stenciling Tips
can stencil with acrylic or latex paint, stencil creams, fabric paint
or plaster of your choice. Use a foam roller or stencil brush. You can
trowel the plaster through the stencil to achieve stunning dimensional
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 5-8 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.