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Polka Dot Stenciled Metal Container

Americana® Reusable Stick-On Stencils

Polka Dot Stenciled Metal Container
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Polka Dot Stenciled Metal Container

designed by DecoArt Design Team

Bring a metal container back to life with a fresh coat of paint and pops of stenciled color.

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Learn more about Americana® Reusable Stick-On Stencils.


Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Coastal Waters (DA523)
  • Lavender Fields (DA530)

Americana® Reusable Stick-On Stencils

  • Dots (8" x 11") (ARS03)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • Plastercraft Gloss Sealer/Finish (DAS12)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • cosmetic sponge
  • galvanized metal container
  • 3" flat brush


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Using a 3" flat brush, coat the entire container surface in Coastal Waters. If multiple coats needed, let the paint completely dry between coats.
  2. Position the stencil (shown: Americana Reusable Stick-On Dots Stencil) as desired. Remove any wrinkles or bubbles.
  3. Use a cosmetic sponge to apply Lavender Fields. Carefully remove the stencil while the paint is still wet.
  4. After the paint has completely dried, spray on Plastercraft Gloss Sealer in a well-ventilated area according to the packaging directions.