The best free stencil fonts can look great on flyers, posters and more. They’re designed to look like stencil artwork, in which a template to create an outline. This is a familar technique used everywhere from military and government settings to quickly and clearly label objects, to street art by the likes of Banksy (also see our pick of the best free graffiti fonts).

When it comes to typography, there’s a wealth of stencil fonts online for creatives to use in their designs. We’ve scoured the internet to find free fonts in a stencil style that can help you get that authentic, handcrafted feel. Remember to always check the terms of the licence before you use them. Some of these stencil fonts may be free for personal or non-profit use only, while others may be available to use freely for commercial use as well.