How to stencil with a paint roller

If you have a large stencil, a stencil with large cut out areas, or you have a lot of stencilling to do, then you may want to opt for using a paint roller to complete your project.

They are great for painting stencils fast with one tone block colour. In this tutorial we will be using our star stencil and will cover everything you need to know about how to get great results with a stencil roller.

The basic stencilling materials needed are

- Stencil (from Ideal Stencils)
- Dense foam roller (gloss roller)
- Paint (emulsion/acrylics)
- Polystyrene plate Repositionable spray mount or low tack masking tape
- Kitchen roll