Looking for a way to spice up your next craft project? Lettering stencils are perfect for this! Printable lettering stencils can be used on any surface and come in many fonts. This is a list of the best places to find high-quality lettering stencils, with links to download them free of charge.
Free Printable Letter Stencils
You can use Letter Stencils for many creative craft projects. Use them on walls as creative decorations! Add some paint or chalkboard paint before applying the letter shapes, so kids can enjoy coloring too (perfect for an Easter decoration). Or use them on furniture pieces.
You can use the letter stencils to create a happy birthday banner or to create your own "Happy Home" sign. Printable Letter Stencils are a great way for kids in the early stages of reading and writing to learn letters. You can also use them for scrapbooking projects.
Here is a list of free printable letter stencils that you will love.
How to use lettering stencils for crafts projects
Just collect all the letters you want to use in your project. Send the letter stencils to the printer, cut them out, and lay them on the table. Tape the letter stencils to a surface where you can use spray adhesive. Draw on your project with chalk or paint and then peel off the letters for easy removal when done.
Place some of your favorite quotes from books in frames around your house by using Lettering Stencils as an accent. Print out these free printable letter stencils, cut them out, tape one side down onto the frame, trace over it with a black sharpie (or any other color), remove the paper piece afterward, and enjoy.
Instead of painting, you can use every letter stencil as a template to transfer the shape to wood. After you transferred the letter shape with a pencil you can cut out the letter with a saw. This is a great technique to craft the name of your kids. You can put the letter in the closet or the child's room.
Using our alphabet stencils
You can create unique word art that is perfect for your home decor.
Place some of your favorite quotes from books in frames around your house by using alphabet stencils as an accent. Print out these free printable letter stencils, cut them out, tape one side down onto the frame, trace over it with a black sharpie (or any other color), remove the paper piece afterward, and enjoy. Instead of painting, you can use every letter stencil as a template to transfer the shape to wood. After you transferred the letter shape with a pencil you can cut out the letter with a saw. This is an easy way to create an individual image for your wall.
It's easy to give letters as gifts and with these free printable alphabet stencils, you can personalize them by adding a name or saying. You can also use the letter shapes in your home decor, just tape it down behind curtains or pillows on sofas and chairs.
Mixing Letter and number stencils
As an example, here's what you can do with your letter stencils:
- Carve out letters from homemade wooden blocks (cut them out of plywood) to spell words on wood or any other surface
- Cut around shapes like numbers or animals and use these as masking tape borders
- Have children draw pictures using the outlines provided by tracing over letters they know how to write. Trace their drawings too! This is great for practicing penmanship skills. You might want to provide some paper, so it doesn't mess up furniture.
Letter stencil Ideas: Script, Serif, Sans Serif
We have many font styles available on our website so that you can customize your Lettering Stencils.
Script, Serif, Sans Serif. We have many font styles available on our website. Some fonts will provide a more formal look while others are great for creative projects, such as scrapbooking or DIY decorating.