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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

"Hope...Believe...Dream" Canvas

Vicki here to share my August inspiration with you!  This month the Craft-Dee BowZ Design Team is working with yellow, lavender and green ribbons along with stencils on our projects.
 
I chose to make an altered canvas wall hanging using one of my favorite stencils...
 
"Hope, Believe, Dream"

I used lots of spray mists to give the background coat some shimmer.  Next, I placed the stencil and used inks over the entire area.  Before removing the stencil, I added glass bead gel over the flower area. It gives great texture and a unique appearance when it has dried.  I removed the stencil, let the glass bead gel completely air dry and added some extra color to the flowers.  To finish off the flowers, I used green Flower Soft at the top of each stem just below the flower base.  This is another great product for adding texture to projects.  The butterflies are die-cut from glitter paper and vellum.  I used three die-cut words as the quote and added a few sequins for more texture.  The yellow ruffled trim is hot glued around the perimeter of the canvas. The final embellishment is the lovely lavender bow created with my Craft-Dee BowZ Tool
 
Featured Product

From my stash... 
Cheery Lynn Mini Dimensional Butterflies Die-Cut
Close To My Heart Ink - Sorbet, Taffy
Design Team Product - Ribbon, Ruffled Trim, Sequins
Flower Soft - Green
Liquitex Glass Bead Gel 
My Little Yellow Bicycle Die-Cut Words
Prima Mulberry Rosse and Stencil
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist
Other: Oval canvas

I hope I have inspired you today with my "Hope, Believe, Dream" canvas.

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5 comments:

Gail said...

What a beautiful wall decoration! I love this stenciled project and that yellow ribbon is gorgeous around the edge. Such a pretty wall hanging! Hugs, Gail

Barbara Bruder said...

Oh this is gorgeous.Perfect for a powder room or a little corner somewhere. Beautiful colors and the stencil is a beauty.

Donna said...

this is just beautiful Vicki. Love the colors and all that stenciling - just enough background stenciling to bring the eye in.

Verna Angerhofer said...

That is so beautiful and love the colors of it.

Vicki robertson said...

Thanks, everyone!!