Grain Sack Numbered Magazine Rack

Grain Sack Numbered Magazine Rack

Posted by DecoArt on Jul 20th 2016

Turn a plain magazine rack into a clean contemporary piece using Americana® Stencils and Chalky Finish™ paints.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • 2" flat brush
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • 2" painter's tape
    • magazine rack



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Clean the magazine rack to make sure it is dust free.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a 2" flat brush and Everlasting to basecoat the entire rack. Rinse brush.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Let the rack dry completely.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use painter's tape to mask off the grain sacking stripes starting with the biggest middle stripe.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a 3/4" flat brush and Primitive to paint in the whole stripe. Rinse brush and let dry completely.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Repeat Step 4 & 5, using a smaller stripe. Repeat for the third stripe.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Let the magazine rack dry completely before stenciling.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Lay the stencil where you want to add two numbers of choice. Load a cosmetic sponge with Rustic and lightly dab on the numbers. Wash stencils at the end.
    16. Instruction #8