I wanted to make something special for my sister and her boyfriend, for Christmas this year. I've seen people use painter's tape to make designs on canvas, and thought this was a great idea! Kyle loves comic books, especially Batman. Needless to say, that was the direction I went in, for his gift.
Luckily for me, I still had a pack of 8x10 canvasses, in my closet, that I scored at Michael's, for 60% off last summer. See? I knew my craft supply hording would come in handy!
In a nutshell: You make your design with painter's tape, paint over said tape, let dry, peel the tape off, and marvel at your cleverness! Bravo!
For Diane, I wanted to make something that was inspirational, as she's a bit of a inspiration to me. I mean, what better time than Christmas to return the favor?
So! I found a
I took that bad boy home, cleaned it with vinegar, and painted it. Love!
I'd say the hardest part of this whole thing was deciding what I would paint on the picture. What word art would you like hanging in your home? Anyone making little pieces of art for Christmas?