Simple Cube Storage Shelf

Simple Cube Storage Shelf

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 21st 2017

Turn a storage shelf into a vintage accent with Vintage Effect Wash™.


    • paintbrush
    • painter's tape
    • stencil brush
    • bookshelf
    • stencil


    1. Build or purchase a raw wood bookshelf. Make sure the wood surface is clean and dry.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint the insides of the cubbies using Patina.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Continue until all cubbies are painted and let dry.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Once dry, tape off vital areas using painter's tape.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the outside using Grey. Let dry.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Apply a second coat of Grey, if you desire. Let dry and remove painter's tape.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Using the number stencil and a stencil brush, stencil each number onto each cubbie with Black.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Let the stenciled areas dry.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Once all the paint is dry, you can begin using the cubbies. No need to add a protective coat.
    18. Instruction #9