Bay Stencil: custom stencils from an online stencil generator
original image of David Bowie
stencil layer of David Bowie
stencil layer of David Bowie
stencil layer of David Bowie
stencil layer of David Bowie
simulated stencil painting of David Bowie

New Stencil

Choose Image

Pick an image and crop it as closely as you can.

your image

We'll send your stencilized image to this email in about 4 minutes.

By uploading, you agree to the terms and conditions.

Make a Stencil

  1. Upload your picture and crop it down as much as you can while still showing the subject.
  2. Enter your email address, so we can send it to you when it's done (in a few minutes).
  3. Watch your email, and you'll get nine images to choose from. Pick the best one and click on it.
  4. Cut your stencils.
  5. Reproduce the image wherever you like, as many times as you want, in any colors.

Example

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Tip #8:
Surrender the flash
Capture the best image you can with available light. Using an ordinary flash will flatten your image and eliminate the sideways shadows that help your eye recognize the features of a prominent object (like your dad's nose).
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Stenciling idea #2:
Custom greeting cards
Whether it's Valentine's Day or a Greeting of the Season, handmade says it all.
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