Tribal style stenciled frame

Tribal style stenciled frame

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 29th 2014

A stenciled frame with a tribal theme adds worldly charm to any space in your home.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • 1" flat brush
    • 1/4" flat brush
    • 1" painter's tape
    • cosmetic sponge
    • 8" x 10" wooden frame



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Paint the large front section of the frame with the 1" flat brush and Muted Gold.
    2. Paint the edge of the frame with the 1/4" flat brush and Dark Scarlet.
    3. Hold the triangle stencil over the Muted Gold section of the frame several different ways to decide how to use it. When placement is chosen, stencil with White Birch and the cosmetic sponge.
    4. Use painter's tape to make a border around the center of the frame. Paint the inner edge and inside the tape with the 1/4" flat brush and Deep Turquoise.