2. Here are five DIY ways… They go up in large sheets, and can be painted any color you choose, like this turquoise one from Mr. This rustic industrial kitchen used them as an accent wall. Brick Stencil: If you prefer something that’s easier painted over down the road, you can do brick pattern using a stencil and paint. 1. 4. You can see the whole process, from start to finish, in this post from DIY Design. Kate. (Image credits: Fall for DIY; Mr. Cutting Edge Stencils has a product and tutorial to check out. Brick Veneers: You can achieve the look of whole bricks with veneers instead, or thin slivers of brick that are applied to the surface much like ceramic tile. Kate; DIY Design; Dreambook Design; Cutting Edge Stencils) They supply endless character, warmth and texture — no matter what the context. Even better, it’s applied using temporary wallpaper paste, which makes it good for renters.