Delightful Glitter Mini Canvases
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Delightful Glitter Mini Canvases

Make a quick an easy home décor project with paper scraps and small canvases. Also great for a last minute gift. Designed by Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza, Plaid Creative Team
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
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Material List

  • FolkArt® Acrylic Paint - Royal Gold and Sterling Silver
  • Mod Podge® Gloss 8 oz., or Sparkle 8 oz.
  • Canvases, 4” x 4” - 2
  • Scrapbook Paper of Your Choice - Several Small Scraps To Fit Canvases
  • Flat Paint Brush- 1”
  • Craft Glue
  • Embellishments Such as Small Words, Rhinestones, Buttons, Etc.
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Scissors

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Using the paint brush, basecoat one canvas with Royal Gold and the other will Silver Sterling (or the colors of your choice). Allow to dry.

Step: 2

Measure a 4” x 4” square out of two different pieces of scrapbook paper and cut to fit the canvas.

Step: 3

Cut out additional embellishments such as words and shapes at this time.

Step: 4

Decoupage the paper squares to the canvases. You can use Glitter, Gloss or any Mod Podge formula that you like. Allow to dry for 15 - 20 minutes.

Step: 5

Go back and add the paper embellishments to the canvases with Mod Podge. Paint several coats and allow to dry.

Step: 6

Add additional embellishments with craft glue - rhinestones, ribbon, buttons, etc. Apply at least two coats of Mod Podge.

Step: 7

Allow project to dry for at least 24 hours before hanging.


Choose paint colors that compliment the paper scraps that you already have on hand.