Stenciled Pixelated Journal Cover

Stenciled Pixelated Journal Cover

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 22nd 2016

Dot on some interest to any notebook or journal using tissue paper and Americana® Stencils.


    • palette or plastic plate
    • 1" flat brush
    • cosmetic sponge
    • tissue paper
    • journal



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Tear the tissue paper of assorted colors into strips.
    2. Using a 1" flat brush, apply a coat of Americana Paper Decou-Page to a small area of the journal cover. Apply strips of tissue paper randomly. Apply another coat of Decou-Page on top of the tissue paper. Repeat until the entire journal is covered.
    3. Position the stencil as desired (shown: Americana Pixelated Stencil). Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Carbon Black. Reposition the stencil as necessary to achieve the desired look.