Do it Yourself

It's time you learned how to make a stencil for yourself! This section provides all the information you need to get started on a simple, basic one-layer stencil of your own.

Learn about which type of cardboard is great for stencils and which knives make the cut (pun intended).

Find out how to make everyday images and photos stencil-ready.

See if you have the patience and dexterity it takes to cut out an entire stencil.

Read up on the proper techniques and tips for spraying a nice, even coat of paint.