Monogram Canvas Tote Bag

Monogram Canvas Tote Bag

What You'll Need:

Canvas Bag
Painter's Tape
Multi Surface Acrylic Paint
Sponge Stencil Brushes
Letter Stencil
Paint Brush
Scrap Cardboard

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Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes

How to Make a Monogram Canvas Tote Bag

A monogramed tote bag is the perfect accessory for a beach day, or an afternoon out running errands! It's fun to make one for yourself, but these bags also make great hostess gifts or favors. Customize each with with a different paint color!
  • 1 Tape stripes

    Use painter's tape to tape stripes on the canvas bag. Make sure each piece is securely applied.

  • 2 Place scrap cardboard

    Place scrap piece of cardboard inside the beg to prevent bleeding to the back.

  • 3 Sponge stripes

    Sponge choice of colored stripes on bag.

  • 4 Let dry

    Let dry for a few minutes.

  • 5 Trace stencil

    Place the stencil on the bag and trace around it. Fill in any missing lines to create a solid initial.

  • 6 Fill in initial

    Fill in initial using a small paint brush.