Vintage Lights Canvas

Vintage Lights Canvas

What You'll Need:

Acrylic Paint (Prussian Blue, Lipstick, Classic Green, White Birch)
Canvas
Pencil
Brushes
Paper Towels
Metal Awl
Battery Operated Lights
Truck Template

Difficulty Level: Beginner

Approximate Crafting Time: 1.5 Hours (Not including drying time)

How to Make a Vintage Lights Canvas

Get into the holiday spirit and paint your own Vintage Lights Canvas! This trendy light up canvas depicts a snowy setting as the family truck takes their prized Christmas tree home. With this Vintage Lights Canvas you'll see that you don't have to be an artist to paint a work of art!
  • 1 Paint the canvas

    Paint the canvas with Prussian Blue.

  • 2 Wipe excess paint

    Wipe excess paint from the canvas allowing the canvas to show thru the blue.

  • 3 Make snow mounds

    With very little paint and quick brush strokes make two snow mounds on the bottom part of the canvas.

  • 4 Trace the truck and tree

    Trace the truck and tree on the canvas using the templates. Find the template here.

  • 5 Paint the truck

    Paint the truck red.

  • 6 Paint the tree

    Paint the tree green with white on the tree tips.

  • 7 Create snow

    Using the end of a paintbrush, make random white dots all over the canvas.

  • 8 Create lights on tree

    With the awl, punch holes in the tree for the lights.

  • 9 Add lights

    Press each light thru a hole and bend the wire on the back side to hold the light in place.