Yarn Painted Abstract Canvas

Use colours of acrylic paint that suit your mood or décor. You can even make a series of these pretty paintings in different colours!
 
 

Craft Time: varies

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: C_37821, december2013, yarn, canvas, acrylic paint, abstract, painting, artwork, fine art, art supplies,

Materials

  • Artist's Loft™ Canvas Value Pack, 30.4 x 30.4 cm (12"x12")
  • Artist's Loft™ Acrylic Paint - Brilliant Magenta, Parchment, Portrait Pink & White
  • Loops & Threads® Charisma™ Yarn - Electric Blue
  • ArtMinds™ Sponge Roller, 7.6 cm (3")
  • Strathmore® Palette Paper
  • Craft Smart® Camel Hair Paintbrushes, Value Pack - 2.5 cm (1") Flat
  • Scissors
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Instructions

Step 1
Mix Brilliant Magenta and Parchment as desired and paint a base coat onto canvas. Let dry.


Step 2

Wrap canvas with yarn and tie off in back.


Step 3
Load sponge roller with Portrait Pink and White. Roll paint over entire canvas.

Step 4

Cut yarn and remove from canvas. Let dry.

Tips

Cover canvas evenly. Do not over roll paint.