Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Do What Makes You Happy Mixed Media Canvas

As we usher in another New Year, my wish for all: 

May you have everlasting happiness, and peace.
May your home be blessed with an abundance of warmth and joy.
May all your wonderful dreams become real.
May you experience success in whatever you do. 
And.........

mixed media canvas
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I created this canvas for my hubby back in October for our anniversary. He has always said to me and the kids "I would rather have something homemade than anything bought". So homemade is what he received!

This was my first attempt at mixed media. It was fun to just be sorta messy for a change! 

Ingredients:
Mod Podge ~ gloss
Plain tan tissue paper
Mister Huey's Color Mists ~ Classic Tan & Sunshine
Tim Holtz cling stamps ~ Grunge Cirque
StazOn solvent ink ~ Jet Black 
Patterned paper assortment
Magic Mesh ~ copper fine weave
Washi tape ~ white with black dots 
Skeleton leaves ~ green
Fiskars clear stamps ~ Sentiments
Tim Holtz Distress Marker ~ Bundled Sage 
Silver heart embellishment
We R Memories Keeper ~ bakers twine
Pink Paislee ~ Artisan Elements border & Artisan Chipboard arrow



Happy Crafting
and don't forget to make some art, try new things, push yourself!


Happy New Year!!

2 comments:

  1. I really like this canvas, Cindy! "Do what makes you happy" is the motto of my life! I love the close up photos best - they really show off all the textures in their full glory!

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