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“Paris” – Canvas Tote Bag Stenciled with DIY & Decor Paints

This is the cutest canvas tote bag ever!!!  Small enough for all the little things I need to take to a summer festival or to the beach.  However, I could not possibly bring something that is “blank,” not with all the possibilities that paint and stencils present to us!  So I grabbed some stencils and…

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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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Shabby Chic Dolls House Renovation Project

Hi Everyone, Connie Hall here to share my Shabby Chic renovation project. I picked up a child’s dollhouse at a thrift store for $6. I knew when I saw it, I loved the design and had plans of using the Architextures papers and Tattered Angels Color Wash, Glimmer Mist and High Impact Paint.  Funny thing…

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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…

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