These stenciled pillows are from the Black-and-Bling collection of Halloween decorating ideas over at bhg.com. The stenciling was done on faux leather with metallic paint, using the candlesticks and spider web stencils from Stencil Kingdom. Visit bhg.com to find instructions for making your own stenciled pillows for Halloween.
Inspired by the stenciled and painted pumpkins I found last year, I decided to paint some of my own. I’d never even seen a white pumpkin before I found those pictures, and loved the look, so I decided to try bhg.com’s doily stenciling technique on an artificial white pumpkin. With a few key exceptions, I […]
The Pumpkin Lady has a lot of cute patterns for pumpkin carving, and as I browsed through them I began to think that many would also look great stenciled onto a T-shirt. Most of the designs are simple enough to easily cut into a freezer paper stencil, so I chose one of the free patterns […]
Typically in fabric stenciling, we use paint to add color, but with discharge stenciling, we remove color from the fabric instead, using a chemical process of some type. This can be accomplished with bleach, dishwasher gel, or a discharge paste. Cedar Canyon Textiles: Discharge with Stencils ~ Playing with Stencils 4 provides some beautiful examples […]
Visit Craft Passion for a quick tutorial on making a skeleton costume by stenciling on footed pajamas. She includes step by step instructions, with the stencil pattern available as a pdf download.