Easy, inspiring stencil projects you can do at home

Stencil art

Inspiring Stencil Projects: Here are a number of inspiring stencil projects you can make for different purposes: art, design and craft projects – which all use stencils as basic tools. I love the variety that you can achieve with stencils, as well as the wide range of graphic styles. I tried to offer a sample of many different uses and types of stencils.

Free Butterfly Stencil - inspiring stencil projects

Simple Stencils

Possible uses: Applique Patches, Screen Printing or Spray Painting.


Elaborate Wall Stencils

wall stencils - inspiring stencil projects

Possible uses: Fabulous Interior Design Wall Painting … wanna make a matching bed spread.. Can be used as floor stencils also.

photo credit: itsajaimething.com

spider stencil

Sophisticated Stencils

Possible uses: wall paper, artwork, fabric design & silk screening, paper craft.

Photo credit: michelleward.typepad.com/michelleward/2007/03/beyond_the_page.html

Free Halloween Stencils

Stencils for Party Decorations
Possible uses: pumpkins, Halloween cards, Halloween party invitations, decorations & goodie bags

photo credit: bhg.com

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photoshop stencils

Stencils for Work

Possible uses: Photoshop stencils can be used for Web design, digital art, art journals

photo credit: screensilk.com/2007/01/photoshop-brush-pack


Stencils for Saturday Morning

(Possible uses: coffee, hot chocolate, cup cakes, petite fours, pancakes, placemat or table cloth designs)

First published January 14, 2009 . Updated June 2024.

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