HomeBlogUse The Cricut To Create A Stencil and Hand Painted Sign Use The Cricut To Create A Stencil and Hand Painted Sign By Frank Lundy September 13, 2019 Blog 100 Comments Tags:631, 631 vinyl as a stencil, Craft Vinyl, create a stencil, creating a stencil, Cricut Design Space, cricut diy, cricut stencil, Do it yourself, Expressions Vinyl, paper backing, stencil, stencil with cricut, thin layers of paint, transfer tape, trim, Vinyl, vinyl stencil, weed, weeding box Related Posts Painting of a Lynx – “My Favorite Animals” Series – #10 Hi Friends! I’m Saku… Welcome to my arts and crafts youtube channel. Printmaking at UT Knoxville About Author admin 100 Comments Tammy Miller February 10, 2018 How do you make that frame around your design? I cant figure it out Reply Courtney Moore February 19, 2018 I am a new cricut explore air 2 user and I want to ask a question in regards to stencil making… forgive me if I sound stupid but why do I need to use the square in the design space? Can't you just type whatever saying you want and cut as you usually would and just weed it as you did? Thanks for the help and sorry for the stupid question LOL Reply Laura Gribble February 20, 2018 Thanks for the great tutorial!!❤ Would this work on a painted canvas as well? Reply Judy Downey February 22, 2018 Love your video's!!! But I can't stop looking at that sticky mat your doing all this work on 😢 Reply Carol Lawhorn February 24, 2018 thank you – best tutorial i have found for making a stencil Reply Megan Vandermause February 27, 2018 What circuit machine is used in this video? Reply Leah Russell March 15, 2018 Best tutorial ever for explaining the stencil transfer process!! Thank you thank you! 💕 Reply Jean Bethea March 22, 2018 Love y'all videos , great ideas thank you so much Reply Mary Lamb March 23, 2018 Thank you making it so easy to understand Reply chutybutyful March 25, 2018 Would have been nice if we could have watched it cut. Reply Ashlyn Andrews March 26, 2018 Super helpful and easy! thank you, I can't wait to try it out! Reply Dinaida Fergus March 30, 2018 Very nice and it look easy to do. do I have to use a cutting mate or you ca use the vinyl without it. Reply Kelley Riggs April 4, 2018 Great video! What kind of wood did you use? I've tried pine and it bowed when I painted it. Reply Darla Nipper April 7, 2018 Loved the video and end results……can't wait to try it out myself! Reply Jacky B. April 11, 2018 Did you cut it without the mat???? Reply Lisa Baird April 18, 2018 Did you lay your vinyl on a cutting mat before the cricut cut it or you just put the vinyl in? Reply Lacy Porath April 19, 2018 You are so cute, and you did a great, great job!! Thanks for the tutorial!! Reply Anna Gray April 25, 2018 Could you, please, tell where you got your transfer tape from? Thanks for the great tutorial! ♥ Reply Missy Gilly May 4, 2018 Thank you for sharing your tips for vinyl stencil! Reply Jean Bethea May 9, 2018 Great video thanks so much Reply AngelLee O May 12, 2018 Beautiful, Where do you buy your vinyl and paper transfer tape supply? Reply Dina Rowe May 13, 2018 Beautiful video, simple, quick and easy to follow, great job Reply Nicole Hanson May 16, 2018 What transfer tape did you use? Reply JaminGammy June 1, 2018 If you were going to purchase just one type of transfer tape For Multiple types of Projects like for woods signs, glass & stencil what would you suggest? I’ve haven’t used transfer tape and very little vinyl. Reply Christine Schlack June 2, 2018 Where did you get your wood? This is my first time to do a project like this. I looked and Hobby Lobby and Michael's.. I'm thinking you went to Lowe's or HD. Is there a certain kind of wood that you need to look for and did you sand it before. Great video. Reply Christy Delangie June 4, 2018 Thank you! You have a talent for teaching, and it is appreciated! Reply Sallam Still June 13, 2018 Nice tutorial Reply Sallam Still June 15, 2018 How long do you let the pant dry before pulling off the vinyl? Reply Carrie Ostergard June 22, 2018 This how to was Exactly what I was looking for!! thank you Reply Linda Franz June 23, 2018 where do you get your transfer tape? Reply Mdb7558 June 29, 2018 Which Cricut machine model is this? Reply Yashica Warner June 29, 2018 So pretty and so simple! Reply Venita July 12, 2018 can you make the stencil out of plastic…i want to use it for cakes? Reply Tina Marie Malinowski July 17, 2018 hello great learning video. my question is where an I get the cutting board you are using and vinyl from? Reply Vicki B July 17, 2018 What kind of cricut machine needs to be used to use the software, etc? Reply Wayne McGlone July 22, 2018 Hey Jessica, What transfer paper exactly do you use. I find the cricut transfer tape not all that great. Thanks Reply JT Spy July 27, 2018 h aiiiii Reply Stephanie August 1, 2018 What kind of mat are you using? Reply John Klein August 3, 2018 Reusable stencil video coming soon I hope? Reply jennifer thurman August 10, 2018 i dont understand the transfer paper ? Reply Kristi Hurt August 14, 2018 What transfer paper do you use? Reply Shannon Reese August 14, 2018 1st video that makes sense to me!!!!! Thank you THANK you !!! Reply Tammy Sweet August 20, 2018 This was so helpful to me! Thank you Thank you Thank you! Reply Chuckwagon56 August 21, 2018 Can you please explain how adding the "weeding box" in cricut design aids in the weeding process? Reply Norma August 24, 2018 Love this. I am new to this, so how would I do the letterings instead of painting? Hope you understand my question :)))) Reply DavidSusi Cochran August 26, 2018 Great tutorial!!! Where do you get your transfer paper? I'd LOVE to have mine on a roll like you have!!! THANKS!!!!! Reply Maria A September 1, 2018 Why does mine want to print and then cut? I have tried to turn of but it won't let me. I found the video very helpful otherwise thank you Reply Cara Macrae September 15, 2018 I used the Cricut StrongGrip transfer tape and it completely destroyed my stencil….. Can you recommend a better transfer tape to use? Reply P Jj October 9, 2018 Nice🤗 Reply Pherine1 October 14, 2018 I notice you didn’t use the cutting mat, I have been given opposing advice on this, so now I hope it will be ok just to use the vinyl x Reply Joseph Timmons October 16, 2018 I LIKE THAT YOU WERE SHORT AND PRECISE. OTHER VIDEOS DRONE ON I HAVE LITERALLY FALLEN ASLEEP LISTENING TO SIMPLE TUTORIAL! THANKS SO MUCH YOU EXPLAINED ALOT! Reply Laura Kluga October 22, 2018 awesome video! I'm new to this and am curious if you could tell me what the mat is you are using to cut on? Do you have a link to the product? Thanks! Reply Connie Bowers November 3, 2018 Thank you for explaining this in easy steps. I like this video Reply shay simon November 6, 2018 is a cricut capable of making reusable stencils? Reply Lori Alpert November 8, 2018 I was just wondering, where did you buy the bulk roll of transfer tape? Reply Kathy Leggett November 9, 2018 B( Reply Richard Soults November 12, 2018 You made this look so simple! I am excited to try this. If I were to make this for outside use would you suggest a sealant? Reply Madi Walker November 19, 2018 what type of transfer tape/paper do you use? i bought the cricut transfer tape from Michael's and it is WAY too sticky and it takes about 10 minutes and a lot of patience to remove the tape from my stencil without lifting all the middles of the o's and a's Reply KaKae Culbertson November 20, 2018 What cricut machine did you use? Which machine is best to create stencils for acrylic painted canvases? Reply Meaghan Larsen November 21, 2018 Do you have a video showing making a stencil for fabric painting a T-shirt ? Reply Katie LaPierre November 24, 2018 thanks it was a lot of help Reply Debbie Howell November 27, 2018 I love your sign the colors are beautiful! Your tutorial is great you make it so easy to understand 😊Thank you so much for sharing Reply Betty nickelson November 29, 2018 I have cricut expression can I get soft wear for this machine to make stencils? Reply Jessica Mai December 2, 2018 I can't get my image that I created to go on top of the square. it hides in the back. any idea on how I can get this to be on top? Reply Jerri Furniss December 10, 2018 Jessica, I am having trouble removing the transfer tape without shredding the stencil. What am I doing wrong???? Reply djssantos December 11, 2018 I'm new to cricut projects. I'm doing a little project for a wedding And wanted to do one of these. But what is the purpose of the transfer tape? is it necessary? Reply Tricia McFarland December 12, 2018 Thank you for the great demonstration😊 Reply Carolyn Black December 18, 2018 what a great tutorial.. loved it.. thanks for sharing Reply ozma December 20, 2018 Y'all really using all that vinyl for one thing, huh? In your design, use little 'I's to connect any pieces that may come off during your cut, use the weld button, and then cut onto a strong piece of cardstock to make an easily reusable stencil. Reply Pat Campbell December 21, 2018 Thank you. Just bought a cricut and you are very informitive. Reply marisa chovan December 30, 2018 THANKKKK YOUUUUU for this!! Great video!! So helpful! Reply Nicole Isaiah Wekesa January 1, 2019 What is the blue-ish mat you used to cut out your vinyl on? Reply first last January 10, 2019 That's a lot of garbage you disposed. Not earth friendly Reply Ruby Mason January 12, 2019 Could you use spray paint instead if regular paint? Reply Margaret ONeill January 15, 2019 Enjoyed the tips. Reply Rosemarie Truppa January 29, 2019 Great video – just what I needed to see. Reply Brittanie January 31, 2019 What kind of cricut are you using? Reply Roxanne Castrignano February 1, 2019 I recently purchased a Cricut, so learning as I go. Love your right to the point tutorial. When I paint my wood I do leave it dry for 24 hours, however after I paint over my stencil words and pull it up I very often have a sticky residue on project. What am I doing wrong. Is it the brand I am using? Any suggestions? Thank you Reply mom of boys February 6, 2019 Hey Jessica. Recently I was making a farmhouse sign and when i pulled stencil up it pulled up the chalk paint. Should I be sealing the paint before putting adhesive vinyl on? TIA Reply Teresa Siebrands February 9, 2019 Would love to see how to make a sunflower stencil for a paint board Reply Tracy Schroeder February 10, 2019 HI there I love your video it is very helpful.. I need more help LOL….. can you tell me if you have a video on how to purchase the stencils from the start? I got a Cricit for Christmas and I am lost right out of the gate… is there anyway you could do a video from the very beginning on how to buy your first stencil? I would love it if you could help me… Reply Kelly Ruhnke February 11, 2019 Very helpful video, I am stuck on one part…. when I go to "attach" them both, my image disappears and all I see is my black square…. this is my first stencil Reply deenarmiller February 13, 2019 Great job! Thanks so much!Deena Miller Reply Carl Johnson February 22, 2019 Great Tutorial. Do you know how to make the quoted text to make a card, sometimes people make Disney characters to make lanterns etc… Thanks Reply LeAnn Delgado March 4, 2019 Im finding it hard to get the transfer tape to glide on so smooth without creating lines and bumps also i cant seem to be able to pull the tape up without getting the vinyl to come up with it as well. Any tips? Reply Margarita Mallek March 11, 2019 You are wonderful….Thanks Reply Melissa Leftrick March 26, 2019 Amazing job! I love the way you explain and show each step! Reply Penny Miller April 10, 2019 Can you cut stencil material with the maker? Reply Lucie Parent April 28, 2019 I enjoy your show now I need to buy a cricket Reply cristina jones May 2, 2019 Ok. So what do you set the dial to? Reply Luke Jett May 8, 2019 which cricut did you use & where did you get the vinyl? Reply Isa Mariah May 11, 2019 What trasnfer tape did you use for the vinyl? Reply Kizie Craddock May 15, 2019 I am so glad I found your video. Thanks I needed that. I am learning. Reply Elena June 17, 2019 Cool! Reply Alicia Hulten June 25, 2019 Great tutorial! Clear and easy to follow directions, thanks! Reply Miriah Gaudy June 25, 2019 Good Morning,What type of cricut do you have ?? Reply Chris Janson July 16, 2019 Which cricut is the one you use? Reply Lisette Cardoso August 8, 2019 Does this machine allow you to make stencils for cookies? Using that super thin plastic? Reply Melissa Longworth August 16, 2019 Can you use HTV vinyl for thhe stencil? Reply Jenna Fabulous August 23, 2019 Which Cricut machine is this? Reply Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.