family self portrait canvas collage

Time Required :
About an hour
Difficulty Level :
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

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Step 1
Give each family member one 8" x 8" canvas to create their self-portrait. Have them look in the mirror before beginning to paint themselves.
Step 2
Each family member should use brushes and paint to create their portrait on a separate canvas. Let dry.

Tip: It may help to sketch out your features onto the canvas before you apply the paint.
Step 3
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  • Artist's Loft® Gallery Wrapped Traditional Canvas (sku 10472541)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402435)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402442)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402446)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402452)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402463)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402502)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402508)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402484)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402485)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402459)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10402458)
  • Craft Smart® Flat Variety Brush Set Golden Taklon, 7 Pc (sku 10133609)
  • Strathmore® 300 Series Palette Paper Pad (sku 10012261)
 
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Instructions

Step 1
Give each family member one 8" x 8" canvas to create their self-portrait. Have them look in the mirror before beginning to paint themselves.
Step 2
Each family member should use brushes and paint to create their portrait on a separate canvas. Let dry.

Tip: It may help to sketch out your features onto the canvas before you apply the paint.
Step 3
Share your project photos with #MakeItWithMichaels