Halloween Fright Sign

Halloween Fright Sign

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 8th 2017

Easily create a detailed Halloween sign with vinyl and Multi-Surface paint!


    • transfer paper
    • vinyl
    • 12" x 16" canvas
    • Cricut Explore Electronic Cutting Machine



    Allowing your paint to fully dry prior to adding the vinyl is really important. A key to getting nice clean lines is to use the same color under the vinyl over the top before painting the final top color.

    1. The finished product is a reversed stencil Halloween sign. To get started, first cut your vinyl using the provided cut file.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. While you are cutting your vinyl, paint stripes on your canvas using Halloween inspired colors.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. While your canvas was drying, weed out the negative areas of your vinyl saying.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Adhere your cut vinyl to your canvas using transfer tape. You want to make sure the colors are fully dry before transferring your lettering.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. paint the top of your vinyl letters and canvas with White Birch. Let dry, and apply a second coat of paint if needed.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. When the paint is dry, carefully remove the vinyl lettering. This will allow the Halloween colors below to show through.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Peel letters back slowly, using a craft knife to help any areas that stick. Throw away the peeled back vinyl, and enjoy your spooky sign!
    14. Instruction #7


    Halloween Svg Cut File