Plaster Stencil Artwork

Create bold black and white artwork with stencils, paint and a little plaster.


Two square boards are painted black then plaster and stencils are used to create a textured pattern.

From: Design on a Dime

Two square boards are painted black then plaster and stencils are used to create a textured pattern.

Tools and Materials:

two square pieces of 1/2” medium-density fiberboard (MDF)
black acrylic paint
decorative stencil
texture medium (or plaster)
plaster spreader


  1. Paint the MDF squares and let dry completely.
  2. After paint is dry, place stencil in desired location on the square.
  3. Using a plaster spreader evenly spread the texture effect over the stencil.
  4. Carefully scrape off excess texture and slowly remove stencil.
  5. Repeat in desired pattern. Allow to dry before hanging.
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