Single Use Vinyl Sticker Stencils

Welcome to our latest blog post on ‘SINGLE USE VINYL STICKER STENCILS’

This stencilling solution is especially useful for getting your logo or lettering design painted exactly as it is, without having to edit the design with unwanted connecting areas that are needed for most stencils. One time use vinyl  transfer stencils are transferred onto the surface, you then paint the design , before removing and discarding the stencil. We have had interest in these stencils for people wanting to paint designs on all sorts of surfaces – walls, vehicles, furniture etc Continue reading “Single Use Vinyl Sticker Stencils”

Stencil project gallery March 2017

Hello, It has been so super busy at Ideal Stencils, that I have not have any time to spend on the blog…apologies.

We have had a massive web site face lift, making the new shop look 10 times better than it did. New banner designs have been added, new product ranges created and updated graphics make the site look SO much better, has been taking priority and has been well worth it! Our custom stencil cutting service which brings in many requests each day, has been growing in popularity and we love to get so many varied and interesting projects to work on. Continue reading “Stencil project gallery March 2017”

Up-cycle old furniture using stencils

Up-cycling furniture is massive at the  moment. You can find great second hand furniture at next to nothing and revamp it in your own way. Using stencils is a great way to add pattern and design to the items. They are simple and easy to use and the results are amazing. Be as creative as you want and make some thing to be proud of. We have a great range of french style shabby chic stencils available in our shop as well as many other pattern and craft stencils.  They all come in various sizes so they can be used for both small and large projects. So what are you waiting for!… grab some stencils and get creating.

See some images we have been sent from our creative customers of furniture decorated using our stencils. See you next time!

 

How to apply your vinyl wall sticker/decal

Hello, We recently have broadened our service to also offer custom vinyl wall stickers/graphics to customers. These are ideal for when you want some wording or imagery putting on a wall or any other smooth surface. They are designed for single use only and the films are available in many different colours and finishes. The graphic has a 3-5 year life and can be used for both internal and external use. It is simple to apply and peel off when you want to remove it.

This tutorial explains more about how the vinyl sticker is made and applied to your chosen surface.   Continue reading “How to apply your vinyl wall sticker/decal”

How to flatten out a curled stencil

Big Hello! from Ideal Stencils the home of decor and art craft stencils.

We ship out alot of our stencils in postal tubes and and so when you unwrap your stencil there may be, depending on the time its been in the tube,  some curling to the stencil. This can be frustrating as it makes the stencil so it doesn’t sit flat on the surface. Luckily there is a simple and straight forward way to ease out your curled stencil. Continue reading “How to flatten out a curled stencil”