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  • New & Creative Way to Flip Furniture

    3rd Nov 2020

    New & Creative Way to Flip Furniture

    Annita Emerson has been painting furniture for over 10 years. She is the owner and founder of Shabby Creek On Main (now Shabby Creek Off Main), a boutique store where she offers mindfully-cura…

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  • Last Minute Easy Halloween Costumes

    28th Oct 2020

    Last Minute Easy Halloween Costumes

    I love a well thought out, elaborate Halloween costume. One year I was the Tin Man and painted my entire body silver. Another year I put my hair in fake dreadlocks and spent an hour on my makeup ju…

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  • Hand Lettered Stencils

    24th Aug 2020

    Hand Lettered Stencils

    Lisa Coles is a hand lettering artist from Batesville, Arkansas. She uses her iPad and the Procreate app to create custom SVG files out of her own hand lettered designs. She then turns those desi…

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  • Blog Roll, Please!

    12th Aug 2020

    Blog Roll, Please!

    Let's get a drum roll, please for our blog roll, please! We have an amazing group of crafters showcasing Ikonart around the web on their blogs, so we wanted to return the love and showcase them on…

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  • Finding My Way Back to Ikonart

    21st Jul 2020

    Finding My Way Back to Ikonart

    Cheri Bandt, CEO of  The Bandt Life, originally purchased the IK Custom Stencil Kit in May of 2019. At that time she was busy running her brick and mortar DIY workshop studio, Said Your…

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  • Paint & Ink Selection

    20th Jul 2020

    Paint & Ink Selection

    The great thing about using the Ikonart Stencil films and products is that you aren't restricted to using one brand of paint or paste. You can use a wide variety of paints, pastes, inks and more wi…

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  • Laser Printer Tips

    25th Jun 2020

    Laser Printer Tips

    When it comes to making stencils using a laser printer with the Ikonart Custom Stencil Kit, the quality of your artwork and laser film positive makes a big difference in how the final stencil wi…

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  • Inkjet Printer Tips

    7th May 2020

    Inkjet Printer Tips

    When it comes to making stencils using an inkjet printer with the Ikonart Custom Stencil Kit, the quality of your artwork and inkjet film positive makes a big difference in how the final stencil…

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  • High Quality Artwork

    1st May 2020

    High Quality Artwork

    Exposing your Ikonart Stencil Film and Ikonart Textile Film works by using something dark to block the UV light from the exposure stand, hardening the areas of the film that aren't blocked and l…

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