You can stencil with freezer paper. Cut out any shape with an exacto knife, iron the shiny side down, then paint with fabric paint. Peel off the freezer paper and you have an instant semi-silk screened pattern.
Karen lives a simple, frugal, green life and shares her eco tips and news on ecokaren and is a co-founder of Green Sisterhood, a network of community of green women bloggers, making change. When she's not managing Green Sisterhood or blogging on ecokaren, she is a chauffeur to two greenagers, wife to an accidental recycler, master chef to hungry locavores, seamstress, knitter, and dumpster diver, not necessarily in that order.