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Friday, April 4, 2014

You will need some canvas...



Barbie is bringing the tutorial to us this week. You can stop by to check
 out her easy instructions. I have a roll of canvas from my oil painting 
days. I have washed a big piece  of it to remove some of the sizing 
and gesso but  it leaves some on it which keeps it from coloring 
evenly. Actually I liked the results of uneveness, it gives a sort
 of Monet look, my favorite artist! I cut a small piece off and 
stamped it with the Lotus Image from the Lotus Blossom Set.
 I used Tim Holtz inks to color it. The edges were frayed 
and stitched onto the mat The Fishtail was embossed with
 the folder. The top was cut with a MS 
checkboard punch. I  stitched the top together
and then cut and rounded the 
corners of the blue piece  and tied it all together.
 The base is a Lost and Found dp and the stripe is a recycle off
a piece of packaging that had the same colors in it.. 


Hope you all have a great weekend and would love to have you
stop over and join the Challenge too!


13 comments:

  1. This turned out really nice...................Lis

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  2. That canvas is beautiful!! I love your card!

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  3. Wow I love how this turned out! Beautiful Davi.

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  4. This looks wonderful Davi. I LOVE the look of the canvas. Looks great on your card.

    Hugs~

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  5. Gorgeous project Davi! Love the beautiful flowers on the canvas!

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  6. Davi your card is beautiful. Love your color choices and design.

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  7. This is so beautiful!! The canvas looks amazing!! Absolutely gorgeous my friend!! I love it!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  8. Oh, this is gorgeous Davi! I love that image, the fabulous textures and that MS punch! I hope you are enjoying your weekend my friend!
    Hugs, Tammy

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  9. Absolutely beautiful! You are a true artist, my friend. Love the canvas panel, the blues and pinks together with a touch of green. Great color combo with all the watery look to it. Love, love LOVE it! Now I need to find me some canvas to try out this technique.

    Blessings and hugs, Martha
    PS Twinsie...Monet is my favorite too!

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  10. Such a beautiful creation... I just adore the soft tone!

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  11. This is gorgeous Davi!! The mini canvas looks wonderful on your card!

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  12. Oh, it's gorgeous, Davi. What a beauty you put on your canvas. I think the coloring looks fabulous.

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