Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Canvas Inspiration with Suzanne!

Good morning! 

Suzanne here to share my canvas project with you :) I have never worked with canvas - let me tell you, you NEED to try it if you haven't either! Quick Quotes sells canvas in varying sizes; for my project I used the 12x12 variety.

I wanted to make a home decor wedding present for my friend who is getting married in 2 weeks. I used the new "Summer Breeze" collection:


I inked the edges of the canvas with Very Berry Powder Puff Chalk Ink. These inks cover the canvas SO nicely! I used patterned papers from Summer Breeze to create 3 photo mats and the background. My sentiment is the half page vellum "Families are Tied Together".


I created my "heart strings" for her wedding date using the purple gingham ribbon and diecut hearts using the same patterned paper. The numbers are her wedding date :)


I hope she enjoys it, as much as I enjoyed making it for her!  Happy crafting.  : )

Quick Quotes Supplies:
Summer Breeze collection kit

Other Supplies:
Doily Lace border punch
Brads

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5 comments:

Barbara Greenberg said...

What a fantastic project, looks like you have been working with canvas forever.

Theresa said...

super cool canvas Suzanne! your friend is sure to love it.

Vicki said...

Lovely project.

Kristie said...

This is a beautiful gift, Suzanne. What a wonderful keepsake for your friend.

CraftyGirl said...

Your friend is going to love this Suzanne! I love the way you added the date to the hearts!

barb :)