How to clean your stencil

You do not have to clean your stencil after every use. It is only necessary to clean your stencil when the paint build up is effecting the results or at the end of a project before you store it safely away for next time.

We used acrylic paint on this flamingo stencil. In this tutorial we will show you how to clean your stencil if using water based paints such as acrylics and emulsion.