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Shimelle Canvas Tutorial by Gina Lideros

We have a Shimelle canvas step-by-step photo tutorial to share with you today by Gina Lideros (Blog: Gina Lideros | Instagram: @ginalideros | Pinterest: @gina_lideros | Twitter: @ginalideros):

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Supplies: Supplies: Cardstock (71420) – Glitter Mustard, Cardstock (71274) – 8.5×11 Black, Shimelle (368151) – Baxter Paper, Shimelle (368137) – Crane Paper, Shimelle (368149) – Curie Paper, Shimelle (368158) – Dowdy Paper, Shimelle (368143) – Earhart Paper, Shimelle (368136) – Goodall Paper, Shimelle (368150) – Goodfield Paper, Shimelle (368138) – Grady Paper, Shimelle (368157) – Granville Paper, Shimelle (368142) – Hall Paper, Shimelle (368147) – Harding Paper, Shimelle (368152) – Haynes Paper, Shimelle (368145) – Herschel Paper, Shimelle (368141) – Hopper Paper, Shimelle (368139) – Hurley Paper, Shimelle (368148) – Jemison Paper, Shimelle (368140) – Keller Paper, Shimelle (368156) – Leavitt Paper, Shimelle (368146) – Resnick Paper, Shimelle (368144) – Ride Paper, Shimelle (368154) – Rubin Paper, Shimelle (368153) – Sharman Paper, Shimelle (368155) – Swanson Paper, Shimelle (368159) – Winlock Paper, Shimelle (63210) Silhouette Cut File – Word Banner, Cut Up (64200) – Craft Scissors 5" Blade 

1. Apply gesso generously to the front of a 12×12 canvas.

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2. Once the gesso is dry, apply watercolor paints to canvas and set aside to dry.

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3. Using a punch or die cut machine cut out enough hearts to cover the front of your canvas. I cut out roughly 48 medium shaped hearts for this.

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4. Line up hearts on canvas and adhere down using liquid or permanent adhesive.

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5. Use a die cut machine or template to trace a large heart onto glitter cardstock and cut out. Adhere to front of canvas.

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6. In Silhouette Studio open up the Shimelle word banner cut file (made by American Crafts), resize to your liking and cut onto black cardstock. Adhere to canvas.

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All finished and ready to display!

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Easy, cute, and a perfect addition to any room's decor – thanks Gina for the tutorial!