Royal Design Studio

A leading authority and creative innovator in the decorative finishing and stencil field for 20 years, Melanie Royals is the President and Creative of Royal Design Studio Stencils and Modello Designs Decorative Masking Stencils. Melanie has appeared on numerous home improvement programs on HGTV, Hallmark, and Discovery channels. She has created over 25 instructional videos on stenciling and decorative arts and authored several books, including Painted Illusions and Trompe L’oeil Murals Using Stencils.

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    3-part Crafts course
    How to Antique a Mirror
    A 3-part course with Royal Design Studio
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    Add luxury and style to your home decor by antiquing a mirror with patina and oxidation. Royal Design Studio shows you how it's done.

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    How to Etch Glass | Prepping
    A lesson with Royal Design Studio
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    Learn to etch designs into mirrors and glass! Part one of two, this lesson shows the tools you will need, and how to ready the materials and apply your pattern.

  • 10 min
    Crafts lesson
    How to Etch Glass | Etching
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    Etch patterns into mirrors and glass! Part two of two, this lesson shows you how to apply etching cream then remove the cream and stencil to reveal your design.

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