Winter Canvas by Patricia Roebuck

Today we're going to learn how to make this altered winter canvas in a step-by-step tutorial by Patricia Roebuck (Blog: Patricia Roebuck | Instagram: @patricia_roebuck | Pinterest: @paroe | Twitter: @NiHaoPatricia):

Patricia Roebuck

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Supplies: Heart Throb (366034) – Amy Tangerine Cut & Paste, Terrific Tunes (366170) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Printed Chipboard Shapes (366205) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Adhesive Flowers (366203) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Fabric Flowers (366202) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Iceplum Dimensional Stickers (42276) – Remarks, Accent & Phrase Stickers (366195) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Thickers RSVP/Confirmed Asistencia (366191) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Veneer Set ( 366204) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party, Thickers Lindsay (366290) – Peppermint Express, Thickers RSVP/Confirmed Asistencia (366190) – Dear Lizzy Polka Dot Party


With the background patterned paper selected, add zig zag gold stitching down each line of hearts with a sewing machine.

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Cover a 12×12 canvas with the stitched patterned paper using a generous amount of Mod Podge on the bottom and top to adhere and seal. (Note: trim excess ends around the canvas)

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While the Mod Podge dries, mix modeling paste and glitter paint together.

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Apply the mixed paste and glitter paint with a mask in different areas around the canvas (I am leaving room for the quote).

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Let the mixture dry then figure out the placement of the title before adhering it down with a hot glue gun.

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Paint wood veneer flowers then adhere them and a cut out transparency to the canvas.

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Fold over patterned paper and hand cut leaves in different sizes.

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Have an idea of where your leaves will go and then punch holes through the canvas and paper (note: you will not be able to punch through the wood on the back or the battery pack)

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Attach the battery pack for the lights on the back of canvas with velcro and hot glue.

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Pull the lights through and then adhere the leaves.

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Add more embellishments for color and enjoy your cozy new canvas for the winter!

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We'd love to see your version of this project! Add a link in the comments below to pics of your canvases so we can take a look!