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How to Stencil Like a Pro: A Beginner's Guide

How to Stencil Like a Pro: A Beginner's Guide

Learning how to stencil is a fabulous way to bring out your inner-artists and create a unique handcrafted finish on any surface: walls, floors, furniture, wood, metal, paper, fabric.Stencilling is easy as it is fun and inspires a feeling of...

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how to clean and store stencils

How to clean and store stencils

With care, a good quality mylar stencil will last for a long time, but it is important to clean and care for your stencil properly between uses. Leftover paint on the edges will interfere with the quality of the stencil graphic, and...

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How To Use Gimp to Create Stencil Graphics

How To Use Gimp to Create Stencil Graphics

I am assuming that a user knows at least the very basics – how to open a file etc. Okay, I’ve just recently had to switch to Linux as my main computer. I’ve used Linux a lot before, however during...

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How to Create Basic Stencils in Adobe Illustrator

How to Create Basic Stencils in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator 101. (Using Adobe Illustrator CS) Ok this is a tut for illustrator, but there are a few differences between illustrator and photoshop you should know. Illustrator is for line work and shapes, not photorealism. Illustrator uses fills and...

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The Guide on How to Bleach Fabric

The Guide on How to Bleach Fabric

Here is my Bleaching Tutorial, exclusively for Stencil Revolution members. In 2002, I was hired by a small clothing company to invent a process by which we could produce images on garments that would be more “tattooed” into the fabric...

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Guide to Basic Stencil Cut

So, for the first tutorial I thought it would be best to put up a basic stencil cutting tutorial for those still unsure about the basic process. Keep in mind that this is by no means the only way for...

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How to Make Big Folding Stencils

Original tutorial posted by “PXL8” Every once in a while, we all consider making something big. however, unlike smaller stencils, these are hard to conceal and carry, posing many risks and problems. so here I’m proposing a method that’s worked...

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How to Make Wheat Pasting Containers

Although I’ve largely given up wheatpasting my posters in favor of less illegal and less marking means of getting up, I started postering with wheatpaste, and had to pick a method of transporting it around. I looked online to see...

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