I’ve been searching for the perfect storage solution for my 6×6 stencils for a little while now and didn’t like what was available.
Some people store their stencils in plastic presentation pockets but I wanted something more accessible and easier to “grab and go” when I am in the middle of an arting session.
I was staring at an empty box of cat food pouches when it hit me that they were the perfect size for the stencils! So off I went…
The cat food box prior to arting:
Using watered down glue and torn book papers I completely covered the box like so:
Once this had dried overnight I applied a wash of watered down white craft acrylic paint. Then I used bright pink acrylic paint to randomly stencil over the box.
Another box I decorated:
My new storage boxes for stencils and tape on my shelf:
The good thing about these new storage containers is that I can make lots more as the cat gets through a lot of them!