Stencil Designs – This candle article teaches you techniques for stamping and stenciling designs into your candles. The options available today because using stamps on candles are almost endless. As you probably know the last few years have seen tremendous growth in the popularity of scrapbooking and art and craft and with this awakening has come a new wave of creative tools for expression.
In this article we will provide information on stencil designs. The typical stamps you might use for your scrapbook can also be used to great effect on your candle, with the added benefit that if you make a mistake applying a stamp to your candle, you can remove it – provided it is not dry of course.
So, you may have some old stamps lying around, but if not go to your local craft store and choose a pattern that suits the design you have in mind. So, it’s always a good idea to practice some time with your stamp on paper before applying it to your candle. This will show you how hard you need to press and whether one end of the postage stamp runs better than the other. That’s the article about stencil designs.