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Thursday, January 26, 2012

DIY Photo Canvas

One of the crafts I've ALWAYS wanted to do was make a photo canvas. 

I just have never done it. I'm not sure why (probably laziness). But I finally got all my supplies together, got myself a good tutorial from Pinterest, and I was on my way.

And guess what? It's easy peasy lemon squeezy!

Gather your supplies:

- Mod Podge
- Canvases, whatever size you want. I did 8 x 10. (They were 30% off at Hob Lob)
- Distress Ink & Scrapbook paper, for the sides (however, you can also paint the sides, so whatever look you want to go for).
- Prints (I got mine done at Wal-Mart for $5 a print.)
- Paper cutter or scissors

Okay, I'm not going to go through the whole tutorial because Vanessa at The Crafty Nest did a beautiful tutorial. I just wanted to show you all the supplies you need. Now go follow Vanessa's instructions!

What do you get in the end? Beautiful wall art!

It helps to have beautiful subjects :)

Go make your own!

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  1. WOW!! What an awesome project! I'm definitely going to have to try this!! Thanks so much for stopping by and linking up!!

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