Making a Special Order Milk and Cream Sign

When my customers want to know if I can make something they've seen on the internet for them, I usually say yes!

Making a Special Order Milk and Cream Sign

Sometimes I don't know where they found the picture they want me to reproduce so please excuse me if I don't know the source.

This one however, I knew was made with Vintage Farmhouse Stencils by Knick of Time.  I have this stencil and it was pretty easy to reproduce this project. 

I began with an 8" wide board, I cut it to about 14" long. 

I also bought 1" x 2" strips to frame out the board.  

Making a Special Order Milk and Cream farmhouse Sign

I painted the 8" wide board white and pre-stained the strips of wood for the frame. 

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I cut the pre-stained strips to fit around the white board then used wood glue and my nail gun to attach the strips.

Making a Special Order Farmhouse Milk and Cream Sign

When my wooden canvas was finished I used the Milk and Cream stencil from Knick of Time to quickly and easily stencil the wood.  I used spray adhesive to keep the stencil in place while I used a foam pouncer to apply black paint in light, even coats. 

Making a Special Order Milk and Cream Sign from Knick of Time stencil

The final product looked just liked the requested special order so I was proud to send my customer the finished photo. 

Making a Special Order Milk and Cream Sign

And here it is from a picture sent to me as it hangs in the customer's home...


milk and cream special order sign

Visit Knick of Time for Angie's vast collection of farmhouse stencils. 


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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .