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Table Yummers - Placemat and Table Runner
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Table Yummers - Placemat and Table Runner

Create a decadent table runner and placemats, surely a feast for the eyes.

Create a decadent table runner and placemats, surely a feast for the eyes.

What you'll need
Tools
  • hobby knife 1033-401
  • stencil brush 1610-343
  • foam roller kit 1656-185

Materials
  • 1/2" hardboard
  • Beauti-Tone Designer Series Silk: Main Colour: Green with Envy, stencil colour: Nickel Black SC075 (Oh Canada! Simon Chang Trend Colour Colour Collection. Available October 2012.)
  • clear acetate
  • black permanent marker 5740-736
  • paper towel 4661-208

Here's How
  1. Cut from hardboard: a runner 11" wide x your table length; placemats 11" x 18"
  2. Round corners and sand edges.
  3. Paint desired colour.

Stencil:
  1. Using a marker, trace YUM on the acetate.
  2. Cut stencil with hobby knife.
  3. Decide on the position of the YUM on your placemat/runner.
  4. Spray adhesive on the stencil back and position into place.
  5. Using a dry brush or roller technique, stencil using a contrasting colour.

Dry brush/roller technique.
Load brush or roller with paint and wipe most of it off on paper towels, then apply to substrate.