stencil time again!
Come Spring we love to roll out the freezer paper stencilling. It’s always one
of our most popular meets!
- a photocopy/printout of a
design you want to stencil,
- something you want to
stencil on to (t-shirt, tea towel, fabric),
- a pencil for tracing the
design on to the freezer paper,
- an exacto or paper cutting
knife (and a cutting mat if you have one), and
- a plastic lid or some kind
of paint palette
freezer paper, and access to fabric medium, paint (black, white, red, blue and
yellow) and brushes. If you’re a quilter you may already have access to your
own freezer paper, or you can bring your own paints. You can buy a piece of
freezer paper for $1, or some fabric medium (turns regular paint into fabric
paint) for $1. Let us know if the comments if you want a ‘package’ or just
Here are some great places to start looking for a stencil or for a bit of
information about the process. Best to try something simple to start with.
images too. And don’t forget Pinterest – a great source of inspiration!
Look forward to seeing you there – Sunday 21 October at 1.30 pm at the
Downer Community Centre. Leave your RSVP or any questions in the comments,
and let us know if you need supplies. Don’t forget – $5 for the room hire and a
plate of something yummy to share if you’re so inclined!