A Banksyesque stencil of Einstein carries a sign bearing the most unBanksyesque: message LOVE IS THE ANSWER.
Gordon picked up a pair secondhand and began to stencil then onto blank canvases with spray paint.
As the microbes moved toward the light to carry out photosynthesis, they projected the image of the stencil.
For our purpose the best material for the stencil is the oiled paper used in the letter-copying press.
You should have a set of stencil letters and mark every battery you rebuild or repair.
Can you think of any reason why the use of the typewriter on stencil may have been done?
When it is to be used with a stencil it must be made thicker than when it is used with a brush.
The letter is typewritten, and the traces of wax on the back show that it is reproduced from a stencil.
Only the parts unprotected by the stencil will take the colour.
Often, too, they were coloured by stencil plates or freely by hand.
1707, not recorded again until 1848, probably from Middle English stencellen "decorate with bright colors," from Middle French estenceler "cover with sparkles or stars, powder with color," from estencele "spark, spangle," from Vulgar Latin *stincilla, metathesis of Latin scintilla "spark."
"to produce a design with a stencil," 1861, from stencil (n.). Related: Stenciled; stenciling.