Repurpose Crafts

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Mixed Media Projects on Wood – Some See a Wish…

Karen Crossen is on the blog today with one of her mixed media projects on wood. I recently read this quote and I just fell in love! I knew it would be so fun to create a project with Dandelions. I played around with paper and fabric to find the perfect dandelion texture but nothing…

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WOOD PIECE – Every Flower Blooms

  Staying true to her rustic style but this time making it a little bit more colourful and bright, Karen Crossen is sharing with us her latest wood piece project. Why did I make this project? Well… I just wanted to make something pretty! I wanted to use pinks and jump out of my normal brown,…

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Step into my Gypsy parlour!

Hey everyone – it’s Cathy Frailey with a fun little project that’s different and shows off your gypsy spirit! I had a couple of rusty grain scoops and I knew I needed to make a gypsy parlour out of one! It’s a cozy little tent-like parlour that has come to life with the help of…

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HOW TO VIDEO – Altered Art Sailboat

Finding an item at a swap, on the curb, or at a garage sale that would normally go in the trash or is no longer wanted and turning it into a piece of art is so much fun!  This is exactly what Natassa Blazaki did with a container she found, she saw what it could be,…

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Revamping my outdoor Sun with High Impact Paints

Hello everyone it’s Patti here with a little different project than my norm.  I had this weathered metal outdoor sun that used to hang on the side of our house when we lived in Southern Utah and moved with us to now reside on our front yard fence in SW Washington State.  The elements, whether…

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Toys on artboard – “Keeping your child’s soul is the key to happiness”

Hello, here Angélique Crêté aka Boule de Scrap. You know my love for vintage, for recycling and for poetry. Today, I am delighted to present my latest project, which brings all these elements together. It was born following a call of a French scrapbooking association, which calls on the generosity of artists to create projects, which…

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Upcycle your 60s photo album into a tag/ATC binder

How are you, crafty people?! Cathy Frailey here and I wanted to share with you how I upcycled my unused 60s photo album into a tag/ATC binder – it’s a little it like a junk journal but… only a little bit… you will see… We’ve all got old photo albums from the 60s, 70s, or even earlier….

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.