Thursday, September 1, 2016

a a wish

Hi everyone.....
for stopping by my blog.
I am SOOOO EXCITED to be Guest Designing

This month's sponsor is 

I created a mood board to base my creation on....
the theme is...

( a may be a bit shabby rustic
but it works for me!!)

I received a custome designed box from
Canvas Corp Brands to match my board.

Here is end result!

....and this is how i created this 6 x 6 Canvas.
I began by cutting 1.5" squares from
I applied the squares to my canvas with Multi Medium.
I then sprayed the entire canvas with
When dry, I lathered on a bit of gesso
and set it aside to dry.

I cut petals for my flower out of
vintage curtains and painted on
When it dries....the material
is stiffer and is able to be manipulated.

When drying the petals I crumpled
them in my hand.
When dry, I pinched the fabric together
and stapled it.
I cut a 1" circle from crafter paper
and adhered the petals in layers
with Multi Medium.

As my flower is drying,
I keep manipulating the petals.
With a round brush I painted
on a bit of
Vintage Brass
Chocolate Covered Strawberries.

I had previously applied a layer
of White Stucco which had been drying.
I then dipped my canvas in the left over
ink on my craft mat.

I pulled out a Window chippie,
globbed on gesso.
When mostly dry,
I spritzed the window frame with
When dry I cut a bit of
vintage curtain and adhered it to the back
of my window frame with Multi Medium.

I cut ivy from a piece of linen paper.
I spritzed the entire vine with
and painted on
Safari Green for contrast.

I spritzed 3 flowers with

I also cut spiral flowers from

When everything was dry I put my canvas together.
I began by stapling a piece of
Birch Bark
to my canvas.

Here are a few closeups....

I finished off my canvas with
verbage chosen from
Words for Art.

I hope you have enjoyed my creative process!!
I think I may need to create mood boards

for offering a guest DT spot.

MAKE sure to play along with us this month!

Products Used:
Canvas Corp Brands
Roma Book Cover
C Flute
Burlap ~ Light Pink
Linen Paper

Tattered Angels
Vintage Brass
Chocolate Covered Cherries
Vanilla Breeze
Safari Green

Ordre du Jour ~ Pen & Tell Her

Yvonne Blair Designs
Words for Art

Perfect Paints
White Stucco

DIY ~ Mini Pearl Daisies