This month's project over on UCreate is a Painted Rug - plus I recently saw a chevron rug over on Tatertots and Jello, so it was on my mind. When I saw this rug at a garage sale for $0.50, I new it was the perfect opportunity to give rug painting a try.
Here's the before - it's kind of a dirty dark brown color:
So instead of a light brown for the base color, I painted the whole rug yellow:
I used a piece of posterboard to make a zig zag, aka chevron, stencil. You can click on the picture to make it larger and see my measurements:
THIS PATTERN on my basement rug....