Stencils are one of the popular techniques to be applied as the next level of crafts. Doing stencils can also be a fun activity to do. on Halloween day, when many decorations are made only on that special day, you can do a collaboration between stencils and Halloween day. You can definitely create some interesting images from stencils to make the Halloween day decorations even more festive. This is because stencils are not the same as drawings made with paper and pencil which require a long process to join in the decoration.
Using stencils on Halloween day won't make you the weird one. Supposedly doing stencils on Halloween day can provide many benefits for you. First of all, when you want to make it a part of the decoration, you don't need much time in the preparation stage. Secondly, the yield of stencils is not the same as any other decor made by purchase. Because in stencils you can do it with your own hands. This will give you a new experience and will be an unforgettable moment.
With the existence of stencils on Halloween day, you can practice your creativity by maximizing the objects around you and then juggling them with the stencils technique. After all, Halloween will be identical with designs that are different from the usual day. This can be even more challenging to do with stencils. Not only design and decoration, in the learning process, but you can also teach students to understand stencils and make them part of the worksheets that can be done as homework. These stencils will not be the same as the usual stencils because once again the moment once a year cannot be equated with daily activities.
As with most stencils, there are no significant changes to the process from start to finish. The only difference is the character design that will be made. Because Halloween is a special day, it takes a design that makes it different. Once you have a design, you can collect the other materials you need such as a tool for making cutouts on the image, then paper, and also if needed, have a colourful choice of paints and something you can combine on the stencils to be made. Keep in mind, stencils don't have to be like a normal silhouette, but you can use innovative colours.
If you want to make your kids in participating the Halloween decorations, you can let them paint the Halloween symbols. IIt might be difficult for them, utilizing stencils is a great idea to help your kids out. Prepare the stencils first which you can make from printed Halloween symbols on thick paper and make symbol holes on it.
Continue with painting preparation, you can stick the stencil on the painting paper background and let your kids paint on it holes by following the template. You can give them examples first before they continue to do it by themselves. After they are done with painting, place the result on the painting frame and hanging on the wall.
If you are a newbie to carving pumpkins, utilizing a stencil might help you in doing it. First of all, you need to prepare the stencils first. Make sure you print it on flexible but thick paper to avoid broke easily. Choose the template you think it’s easy for you, such as grin Jack-O'-Lantern, bat wings, and so on.
Then start to prepare carving materials, use a sharp small knife to carve the pumpkin. Start to stick the stencil on the part that you want to carve. Then, you can continue carving it by following the stencils. Using stencils will help you in creating a good shape for carving the pumpkins.
When it comes to Halloween, people celebrate by wearing costumes and spooky makeup. Schools will also make their students dress up to celebrate this day. Therefore, you might need additional elements to improve your kid’s spooky look. Making ghost stickers would be an awesome choice.
To make this sticker, you can directly find and download the template from the internet. Choose the design that looks like a silhouette or all-black templates. Print it on the stickers paper and place it on your kid’s body. It can be on their hands or even their face.
If you think you don’t have time in taking care of this, you can buy a temporary tattoo instead. Besides the ghost stickers, you can also choose other designs such as spiders, owls, jack-o-lantern, skeletons, skulls, and many more. As a result, the stickers or temporary tattoos will make your kids excited about the looks of the spooky characters they dressed up.