With Instructables you can share what you make with the world and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
share what you made with text, photos, video, and files
gather your favorite instructables together
Create your own Stencils very easily using Photoshop or GIMP(free) I would love to win this contest so i will never have to cut a stencil again!:D Su...
Start by finding the image that you want to make a stencil out of. This one wasnt the easiest to cut so i would find something simple to start with. O...
Open up Photoshop or GIMP(free) and upload the picture
Search for threshold and click on it. If you cant search it, go to ImageAdjustmentsThreshold. Do the same exact thing if you are using GIMP.
after you load it search for Threshold and click on it. Or go to ImageAdjustmentsThreshold. When you click on it the image should turn black and whit...
After your done you should have a nice little black and white stencil. Save the picture then print it.
You should then have a printed copy of your stencil. sorry about the upside down picture, for some reason the website uploaded it like this. Get out ...
after your done cutting you should have a nice stencil like this. What you will need next is any color spray paint youd like to use, Tape, your stenc...
Using one piece of tape, tape a sheet of paper to the back of the stencil at the top so it will hold it down and be easier to get off. Then take it o...
Remove the top stencil and then you have you finished picture! Here are some other stencils that I made.
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
Complete Stencil Tutorial Using a Free Programby JoshuaTerrell
Design your own logo and make a painting stencilby LifeWarrior
Everything I Know About Stencilsby Chuck Stephens
Creating Complex Spraypaint Stencils by Handby Tu
How to make a Stencil: Joseph Konyby wowdude
photo to stencil without photoshopby mrtools
Full Color Stencil Art with Halftoningby kylemcdonald
how to be a graffiti artistby amtdude
Laser Cut Robot Stencilby amandaghassaei
guide to HDR photographyby biozz
Download our new apps for iOS, Android and Windows 8!
© 2014 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »