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Stenciled Pixelated Journal Cover

Americana® Stencils

Stenciled Pixelated Journal Cover
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Stenciled Pixelated Journal Cover

designed by PLA Schneider

Dot on some interest to any notebook or journal using tissue paper and Americana® Stencils.

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Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Paper Decou-Page (DS115)

Americana® Stencils

  • Pixelated (6" x 8") (ASMM46)

DecoArt Media® Fluid Acrylics

  • Carbon Black (DMFA05)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • 1" flat brush
  • cosmetic sponge
  • tissue paper (assorted colors)
  • journal (or binder)


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Tear the tissue paper of assorted colors into strips.
  2. Using a 1" flat brush, apply a coat of Americana Paper Decou-Page to a small area of the journal cover. Apply strips of tissue paper randomly. Apply another coat of Decou-Page on top of the tissue paper. Repeat until the entire journal is covered.
  3. Position the stencil as desired (shown: Americana Pixelated Stencil). Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Carbon Black. Reposition the stencil as necessary to achieve the desired look.