Using the Stencil bridge tool in SCAL4

*Note- SCAL4 was used.

1- Open SCAL4 software.

2- write your text. Bold texts work very well with the stencil bridge tool. I am using script calm from

3- Click on the stencil bridge tool on the left toolbar.

4- At the top of your canvas will appear a stencil bridge size option. You can adjust this to the desired size needed for your text.

5- Click where you would like to put the gap in your text and drag to make the stencil bridge.

6- Repeat placing the bridges on each letter that had a middle.

7- When you click on preview, you will seethe cut lines on your text. The stencil bridge will ensure that when you cut your text, you will not have to worry about placing the middles of text to use when stenciling.