painting letters on a wall

(7 Posts)
LoonieToony Tue 21-Jun-16 05:44:35

I'd like to try and paint some quotes on a classroom wall in large letters, nice font.

Is there an easy way to go about this? I'm no artist! What paint would I use? It's for a busy school corridor. Can I busy easy stencils?

KittyKrap Tue 21-Jun-16 05:50:33

Overhead projector, then trace in pencil and paint. I'd use acrylic paint but that's probably not a great idea for the school as it'd be permanent! Or buy a couple of tester pots of wall paint?

LoonieToony Tue 21-Jun-16 17:52:04

Kitty thanks. How would I get the font I want on the acetate though?

PurpleFrog Tue 21-Jun-16 17:57:29

You get special acetates for photocopiers.

LoonieToony Tue 21-Jun-16 18:50:53

Thanks Purple

TheEmojiFormerlyKnownAsPrince Tue 21-Jun-16 18:52:45

If you are linked to a secondary school, get them to cut them out in vinyl on the laser cutter. Then just peel of the backing and stick them on.

LoonieToony Tue 21-Jun-16 20:28:36

Emoji! Tell me more! We have a lazer cutter! What would I need to get?

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