Choosing the correct stencil material
Regardless of what you may have been told, not all stencil material
is created equal! Through extensive testing and years of
manufacturing stencils, we
have chosen material that is perfect for our
designs. You'll be thrilled with the results and the
Our .5" mil is perfect for smaller alphabets and shaker boxes or any curved surface because it easily forms to whatever you are working on.
The .7 mil is perfect for signs and larger stencil designs.
Some stencil companies will lead you to believe that thicker is
better, but the reality is that with smaller, more complicated
designs, thicker means less detail and a sloppy finished look.
Because we like to set our customers up for success, we recommend
the best material for each stencil but also offer you your own
choice on many of the designs. If you have any questions,
we're always more than happy to
help you in making your