Mini Art Lab: Spray Paint Posters with Arko + Owl


Spray Paint Posters is a quick, step-by-step tutorial to create airbrushed designs using stencils. This 20-minute art lesson is a jump-start for anyone who wants to learn the versatility of spray painting from Charlotte-based street artists Arko + Owl.

What you’ll learn:

  • Making stencils
  • Layering designs with stencils
  • Using spray paints

What you’ll need to design posters:

  • 11 x 17 in thick paper (Bristol board works well)
  • A pencil
  • Scissors
  • A ruler
  • Painter’s tape
  • 2–3 cans of spray paint in your choice of colors

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