Floral Painted Step Stool

Floral Painted Step Stool

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 6th 2017

Step up bedroom or bath décor with a stool decorated with DecoArt Vintage Effect Wash™.


    • paper towels
    • 1" flat brush
    • 1/2" flat brush
    • 2" angled brush
    • wooden step stool


    1. Apply White to the step stool. (If you want a washed look, you can use a paper towel to wipe off excess paint. This will show the grain in the wood for a more weathered look.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. To apply the stripes, use the 1/2" flat brush and Blue: Beginning on the side leg, apply the first stripe at the top. (Each stripe will be about 1/2" wide.) Continue the stripes on the lower front and second leg. (Don't forget to continue the stripes on the inside of the legs.)
    4. Instruction #2
    5. To create the flowers on the top, apply Blue and Hunter Green.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Wipe off excess paint with a paper towel. Outline with a fine brush. Highlight with White. Add petals with Hunter Green, wiping back excess paint.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Apply a thin coat of White and wipe off to create stripes.
    10. Instruction #5