6 Stencil Artistry Business Success Stories [2024]

Updated: November 1st, 2023
Start A Stencil Artistry Business

Here are some real life success stories of starting a stencil artistry business:

1. Stencil Stop ($960K/year)

Colin came up with the idea for Stencil Stop after realizing there was a lack of readily available stencils, specifically Clemson University's logo, online. He set up a rough website and sold his first stencil on the very first night, providing validation for the demand for stencil solutions. Since then, Stencil Stop has grown to earn around $100K per month in revenue by expanding product lines and manufacturing capabilities.

How much they make: $960K/year
How much did it cost to start: $1K
Current team size: 9


I Started An Online Stencil Shop And Make $960K/Year

A packaging designer started Stencil Stop in 2015, which now earns around $100K per month in revenue selling stencils, offering custom stencils as some of its best-sellers, and attracting and retaining customers through simplified products and efficient advertising techniques.

Colin started Stencil Stop about 9 years ago
Colin grew the business to $80K/month
It cost Colin $1000 to start the business
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4. Stencil

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Where they're located: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Website traffic: 80K/month


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Where they're located: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA


6. Essential Stencil

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Where they're located: Dulce Nombre de Jesús, San Jose Province, Costa Rica