Faux Copper Patina Tile with Texture

Faux Copper Patina Tile with Texture

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 25th 2015

A tile square with stenciling and colorful metallic overtones provides interest to any corner.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • lint-free rag
    • painter's tape
    • cosmetic sponge
    • 1" foam brush
    • palette knife
    • plywood



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Attach the Americana Decor Mandala Stencil to the plywood square in the desired location with painter's tape.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Using a palette or putty knife, apply a thin, even coat of Dimensional Effects over the entire stencil. Carefully remove the stencil while the Dimensional Effects is still wet.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Allow the Dimensional Effects to dry completely before painting.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the entire piece with a coat of Coffee Bean.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Using a cosmetic or art sponge, apply a coat of Copper Kettle to the entire piece. Let dry. Once dry, buff to shine with a lint-free rag. (Allow some of the Coffee Bean color to show through for added dimension.)
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Using a clean cosmetic or art sponge, sparingly apply Dark Patina to achieve a copper patina effect. Scrub and wipe off any excess that is applied.
    12. Instruction #6