Stenciling with Modern Masters

Stencil Style with Modern Masters | Amazing Stenciling Projects on the Cafe BlogPaint and pattern enhances any space and stencils are one of the best ways to incorporate incredible motif or allover designs into a well-styled room. All of our Modern Masters products can be used to help create incredible stenciled finishes in a myriad of surfaces – but the proof is in the pudding! Come along with us as we take a tour of some favorite stencil projects by our creative customers…

Stenciled Venetian Plaster | Modern Masters | Project by Caroline Lizarraga and Photographed by Catherine NguyenDecorative artist Caroline Lizarraga created a stenciled Venetian Plaster finish with the Indian Paisley Damask Stencil by Royal Design Studio for a feature wall in a design shop. She used a charcoal gray color scheme that not only enhances the retail space, it also showcases the furniture and decor accents well. Photography by Catherine Nguyen.

Stenciled Wall with Modern Masters ShimmerStone | Project by Caroline Lizarraga and Photographed by Catherine NguyenUsing lovely deep lavender and plum tones, Caroline Lizarraga also created an alluring raised stencil focal wall in a relaxing nook with our ShimmerStone. The pattern is the Florentine Damask Wall Stencil by Royal Design Studio and the beautiful photography is by Catherine Nguyen.

Stenciled Bath Wall with Modern Masters Metallic Paints | Project by Cedar Hill Homegrown DesignsLindsey Taylor of Cedar Hill Homegrown Designs used our Metallic Paint Collection for this beautiful stenciled bath finish. It’s the pretty Peacock Feather Allover Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils along with our Hunter Green and Venetian Blue Metallic Paints.

Stenciled Dining Room Accent Wall with Snowflake Metallic Paint by Modern Masters | Project by C'Mon Get CraftyBlogger Megan of C’mon Get Crafty shared a Stenciled Dining Room Accent Wall DIY created with the Modern Moroccan Lace Wall Stencil by Royal Design Studio and our Snowflake Metallic Paint over a deep blue navy wall. Stunning!

Ornamental Ceiling created with Modern Masters Metallic Plaster | Beautiful Project by Craig Getty Craig Getty Decorative Painting used a Modello® Designs vinyl stencil with various shimmery colors of our Metallic Plaster for a gorgeous troweled and paisley-inspired stenciled ceiling.

Stenciled Fabric with Modern Masters Metallic Paint | Project by Cynthia Davis using her Wallovers Stencil CollectionStenciling on fabric is so easy with our Metallic Paints! Of course, you can always create a woven texture like artist Cynthia Davis did here for the wall base with a pink-red fuschia mix as the surface prior to stenciling with our Gold Rush Metallic Paint. Cynthia used the Batik Stencil from her own Wallovers line for the lovely project.

Stenciled Screen with Modern Masters Metallic Paint and Metal Effects Rust Finish | Project by My Patch of Blue Sky | Cafe BlogDecor accents and furniture are great surfaces to combine our products with stencils. Here, a living room screen is enhanced with a Metal Effects Rust Finish base stenciled with Platinum Metallic Paint. The unique project is Debbie Hayes of My Patch of Blue Sky and the pattern is the Esperanza Lace Tile Stencil by Royal Design Studio.

Stenciled Decorative Wall Finish by Jeremy Stanger | Amazing Stencil Projects with Modern Masters | Cafe BlogA flowered reverse stencil effect was created by decorative painter Jeremy Stanger by creating a decorative strie wall finish with our Warm Silver Metallic Paint over a deep brown base. It’s a charmingly comfortable space to relax in.

Stenciled Metallic Plaster Decorative Wall Finish | Project by Decorative Painter Shauna Gallagher | Cafe BlogDecorative artist Shauna Gallagher created an incredible plastered wall finish for Sacramento, CA shop Urban 57 using our Metallic Plaster in the colors Champagne, Shimmered Moon, Ice Blue and Tungsten. We love how she’s layered and stenciled the shimmery finish for an elegant, inviting look!

Modern Masters has definite stencil style! We love how each project is so creative and how the techniques add such panache to each and every room. Be sure to pin these inspiring ideas and let us know if you have a fave in the comments below!

The Modern Mastery of Caroline Lizarraga

Through the Modern Mastery series on the Cafe blog, we feature and profile the incredible works of artists who use our products in ever-innovative ways. One artist we’ve featured before is Caroline Lizarraga and her eponymous decorative arts studio is based in San Francisco. We’ve caught up with her again recently and are honored to share her most recent Modern Masters projects with you, as photographed by Catherine Nguyen.

Paris Freehand Drawings over Modern Masters Venetian Plaster | Project by Caroline Lizarrage | Photography by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe Blog Artist FeatureLoose and organic freehand drawings of Paris are painted over our Venetian Plaster. The beautiful light fixture and interior design is by Alia Gaffney.

Stenciled Gray Venetian Plaster | Project by Caroline Lizarraga and Photographed by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe BlogCaroline stencils a tone on tone pattern treatment over gray Venetian Plaster. The stencil design is the Indian Paisley Damask Stencil by Royal Design Studio.

Architectural Drawings over Modern Masters Plum Venetian Plaster | Project by Caroline Lizarraga Decorative Artist | Photography by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe BlogArchitectural drawings are painted over a custom plum Venetian Plaster on bath walls.

Yellow Venetian Plaster with Embedded Family Mementos | Project by Decorative Artist Caroline Lizarraga and Photographed by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe Blog Artist FeatureEmbedded Drawings and Designs in Venetian Plaster by artist Caroline Lizarraga | Photography by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe BlogCaroline’s clients wanted a beautiful way to preserve memories of their travels and important moments. She embedded drawings, postcards and other designs within a buttery, textured Venetian Plaster finish.

Stenciled Wall with Modern Masters Metallic Paints | Project by Caroline Lizarraga and Photographed by Catherine Nguyen Photography | Modern Masters Cafe Blog FeatureCaroline used our Metallic Paints to stencil the African Plumes Wall Stencil by Royal Design Studio on her client’s living room walls. Mixing gold and platinum toned metallic paints helped create a beautiful and versatile contemporary ‘wallpaper’ treatment.

White Elegant Raised Crocodile Wall Finish | Modern Masters Venetian Plaster | Project by Decorative Artist Caroline Lizarraga | Photographed by Catherine Nguyen Photography | Modern Masters Cafe BlogA luxe, white crocodile finish is created by Caroline with our Venetian Plaster.

Modern Masters ShimmerStone with Raised Stencil Design | Artistry by Caroline Lizarraga Decorative Artist | Photography by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe BlogA raised design on ShimmerStone creates lustrous dining room walls that entice.

Venetian Plaster Focal Wall with Architectural Drawings | Decorative Artistry by Caroline Lizarraga | Photography by Catherine Nguyen Photography | Modern Masters Cafe BlogArtistic drawings look amazing over several colored layers of Venetian Plaster.

Black Venetian Plaster Ceiling in Masquerade Bath | Project by Caroline Lizarraga | Photography by Catherine Nguyen | Modern Masters Cafe Blog Artist FeatureA rich, black Venetian Plaster completes this unique masquerade bath perfectly.

So many inspired surfaces and spaces! We hope you’ve enjoyed seeing Caroline’s extraordinary artistry. Please visit her website, Caroline Lizarraga, to see more of her talents. Many thanks to both Caroline and photographer Catherine Nguyen for the beautiful images to share with you. If you’d like to share your work with us for a possible feature, please send images to projects@modernmasters.com – we look forward to seeing them. Have an inspired day!