Wood Outdoor Cart Makeover

Wood Outdoor Cart Makeover

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 28th 2017

Update an old garden cart to a stylish outdoor party bar cart with Vintage Effect Wash!


    • paper towels
    • stencil tape
    • decoart stencil brush
    • Wood Bar Cart


    1. Clean the cart well to wipe off all the dust and dirt.  
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint the entire cart with Vintage Effect Wash in Black.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. This cart has a removable drink tray, so I took it off while painting so I could paint the bottom of the tray more easily. Let the paint dry completely.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the sides of the tray and the wheels of the cart with the Vintage Effect Wash in White.  
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Place the Mod Quatrefoil stencil on the trays. Use tape to hold the stencil in place.  
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Tap the stencil brush in the paint, then dab the excess paint off on a paper towel.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Dab the brush over the stencil. Repeat as needed until the design is complete. Let the paint dry completely.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Use a sanding tool to distress the edges of the bar cart. Wipe off the dust with a clean cloth.
    16. Instruction #8