Published on January 9th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Starry LAIVA TV Stand

Materials: LAIVA TV Stand, Spray paint in 100% Cyan and 100% Yellow, Newsprint paper, Martha Stewart hole puncher, Painter’s tape, Drop cloth

Description: 1. Place LAIVA TV stand over the drop cloth and spray paint the entire item with the 100% Cyan.

2. Let dry.
3. Tape together two pieces of newsprint paper so that it covers the entire top surface of the TV stand.
4. Use Martha Stewart’s hole puncher to create a stencil or starts. Make sure the hole-punched area is large enough to cover the top surface of the TV stand.
5. Place the newsprint stencil over the top surface of the TV stand.
6. Spray paint over the stencil with the 100% Yellow.
7. Remove stencil and let dry.

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~ Melissa F, Brooklyn

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Jules Yap

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2 Responses to Starry LAIVA TV Stand

  1. Christian says:

    I’d begin with a coat of primer and finish the whole work with one or two coats of clear laquer. The primer will prevent the painting from cracking which will probably occur sooner or later and the clear laquer protects the surface from slight scratches.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Pretty! Thank you for including such detailed instructions.

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