Chalk Paint® Stenciled Floor Cloth


Painted and stenciled floorcloths have a rich history - used in homes throughout England and the United States prior to the invention of linoleum, they were often made from recycled canvas ship sails. For a quick and easy alternative floor covering we created this amazing stenciled vinyl floorcloth using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint on the BACK side of some pre-cut vinyl. Check out the full blog post for complete instructions and tips!
http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/blogs/how-to-stencil/5156302-chalk-paint-stenciled-floor-cloth
How to Stencil: Chalk Paint® Stenciled Floor Cloth http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/blogs/how-to-stencil/5156302-chalk-paint-stenciled-floor-cloth
Classical Border & Corner Stencil, Florentine Damask Stencil, and our Eastern Lattice Moroccan Stencil were used on this beautiful carpet! http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/blogs/how-to-stencil/5156302-chalk-paint-stenciled-floor-cloth
Our Large Eastern Lattice Moroccan Stencil is a great complement to the Classical Border & Corner Stencil. http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/products/eastern-lattice-moroccan-stencil
Good preparation of the stencil is essential in getting a clean outline and to minimize seepage. http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/blogs/how-to-stencil/5156302-chalk-paint-stenciled-floor-cloth
Our Stencil Brushes, which are available in various sizes, are the perfect tool for these smaller detail areas. http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/collections/stencil-brushes
Our Florentine Damask Stencil adds the perfect flourish as a border to this Chalk Paint® floor cloth. http://www.royaldesignstudio.com/products/florentine-damask-stencil

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  • Jean Brotherton Mcpheron
    on Mar 13, 2018

    What did you use to seal it?

  • Rita Hawes
    on Mar 20, 2018

    How do you think a painter's drop cloth would work for this project?
  • Diane Shackway
    on Nov 9, 2019

    I am working on a floor cloth.I first hemmed the canvas with double sided carpet tape then I proceeded to prime it with gesso I primed one side and flipped it after it was dry and primed the second side the edges are wavy .can I fix this problem before I proceed any further.

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  • Jessica Montaigne
    on Sep 15, 2017

    It's is stunning and I'm so envious of how you pulled this off. I have the tools,have watched the tutorials and still can't come close to doing anythung nearly as professional looking as this. I'm sure patience is a key factor of which I have none. Again bravo!
    • Royal Design Studio
      on Sep 15, 2017

      Stenciling is great for beginners! Our website tutorials show you how... but even then, stenciling is a fun way to be unique and make it all your own! Rock the look that your stenciling hand tells you to do :)

  • Michelle Britz
    on Apr 26, 2018

    This is really awesome. You are definitely a perfectionist, because it is done absolutely perfect. Great job. Thank you for sharing.

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