Hi, everyone! Traci Bautista here today to share with you some of my favorite stenciling techniques!
One of my FAVE stencil techniques is BLACK GESSO.
Use it as a resist or brush it through the stencil for a strong contrast!
Below is a piece I created with my Floral 2 Stencil and black gesso:
Something else I love is printing with stencils!
Golden Open Acrylics, a water mister and brayer:
A third technique I enjoy is printing on plastic page protectors to create acrylic skins!
Here I've printed with my Floral 2 Stencil:
A fourth, fun technique is using spray inks through stencils!
The pieces below incorporate warm colors and my Journal Words Stencil:
I like to paint and print lots of papers to collage later into my mixed-media art!
Even one stencil has so many possibilities!
Try just a using portion of a stencil to paint and print, too!
Here I'm layering blue inks and acrylics with my Soulful Scribbles Dots and Dash Stencil:
You can find all 28 of my StencilGirl® stencil designs HERE!
Have fun creating!