Using stencils on cards

Take your card making to the next level with stencils. Discover how to use stencils to create beautiful and unique designs that will impress your friends and family. Try it out today!
Origami, Ink, Make Your Own Stencils, Reverse Stenciling, Stamping Techniques, Stencil Printing, Stamping Techniques Card Tutorials, Stencil Crafts, Stencil Diy

You know sometimes stencils can be tricky little buggers. Today I'm sharing 5 quick tips for using stencils. I mean they bend and move around all over the place. It's tough to get a good stencil impression without some sticky assistance. One thing I'd like to point out about stencils, in general, is the thicker the stencil the more stable it is but thinner stencils give a crisper image. It's a catch 22 there. A more stable stencil or a crisper image? That…

Pat Doyle
Stamping with Loll: Spring Tulips Pink, Stamping, Stamped Cards, Embossed Cards, Hello Cards, Greeting Cards Handmade, Floral Cards, Cards Handmade, Pretty Cards

Hi everyone. I had fun using a couple of stencils to make today's card. I sponged the lattice background and then splattered with pink. I then used the tulip stencil to add embossing paste. Once dry, I placed the stencil back over the paste and sponged on the pink and green inks. I used two shades of pink to give a graduation of color. The sentiment was stamped in gray ink to keep with the softer tones of this card. The sentiment looks crooked, but it is straight in real life --- isn't it…

Nancy Nesbitt

In February's card class I wanted to use some products and techniques I don't normally use in class. The first few cards use stencils, we have used them before but not nearly enough! This card is just inks and a stencil, so simple yet so pretty. The next 2 cards use a stencil to make your own background. Then stamping and paper piecing over it. Same thing here except the butterfly is colored with a sparkle marker... very hard to tell in the photo but it is very shimmery. The deer card uses…

Carol Naylor

Hey, everyone! Roree here with another Make It! Monday project. Today I am sharing a card I created with Ken Oliver Crafts Color Burst watercolor powder, watercolor paper, and a stencil. I started with a Pink Paislee Mistables Mask (this is an older product I have had for quite a while), a panel of watercolor [...]

Majarosa Svan