Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 2 Hours (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Love Mixed Media DIY Canvas Art
This Love Mixed Media DIY Canvas Art is a romantic touch to any room in your home. It’s simple to customize this canvas to fit any style of decor, plus even a crafting novice can create it!
Apply tissue paper to canvas
Apply the tissue paper to the canvas with Mod Podge. Let dry overnight.
Wipe canvas with a watered down solution of 1 part paint to 2 parts water. The tissue paper print should still show through the paint. Let dry completely.
Apply paint to the canvas using the pallet knife. Let dry completely.
Apply modeling compound
Apply modeling compound to the canvas using the pallet knife. Let dry completely.
Use the paper punch to punch flowers from the scrapbook paper.
Attach the flowers to the canvas using hot glue.
Use black acrylic paint to paint stems for the flowers.
Rub on decal
Rub on the Darice® Love decal. Seal the decal with Mod Podge for a secure adhesion.