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father's day: mixed media canvas

Create a mixed media canvas for Father's Day using gel medium, photos, paints and scrapbook paper.
Create a mixed media canvas for Father's Day using gel medium, photos, paints and scrapbook paper.
Time Required :
Over an hour
Difficulty Level :
Advanced
Advanced
You're definitely experienced.You've tried it all, and you're looking for a challenge!

Project Instructions

step 1Make a toner-based copy of photo to be used in the project.
step 2Print desired quotes onto red cardstock.
step 3Apply gel medium to back of photo and onto canvas where photo is to be placed. Lay photo down and smooth onto canvas.
step 4Repeat Step 3 for adhering scrapbook paper to canvas. Use image as a guide.
step 5Paint canvas as desired. Use image as your guide for color.
step 6Paint party hats and edges of the canvas with Mars Black.
step 7Use Martha Stewart Crafts® Summer Linen paint with Fine Tip Tops for adding details to the party hat, adding dots, circles and any writing to canvas.

TIP: Use a blow dryer to speed up dry time.
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