'Hey Summer' Canvas Art

 

 

What You'll Need:

  • Crafter's Closet Canvas 12"x16"
  • Crafter's Closet Acrylic Paint
  • Crafter's Closet Paint Palette
  • Crafter's Closet Brushes
  • Crafter's Closet Scissors
  • Crafter's Closet Hot Glue Gun
  • Crafter's Closet Hot Glue Sticks
  • Crafter's Closet Wood Letters
  • Crafter's Closet Watercolor Paper
  • Crafter's Closet Large Wooden Letters
  • Crafter's Closet Jute 
  • Crafter's Closet Spray Glue
  • Hole Punch  
  • Downloadable Cloud Template
  • Downloadable Pendant Template

Let's Do This!

Step 1:

  • A)Paint the whole canvas a very light blue, let dry.
  • B)Cut out the cloud template and position it on the canvas, in the top center half.
  • C)Draw around the cloud with pencil.
  • D)Paint around the cloud and the rest of the canvas a slightly darker shade of blue. Leaving the cloud in the lighter shade. 

Step 2: 

  • A)Cut out the banner shapes and spray glue to the back of the watercolor paper.
  • B)Cut out each individual banner.
  • C)Punch holes into the top 2 corners of each shape.
  • D)Thread the jute cord through the holes.

Step 3: 

  • A)Paint the large "HEY" letters in a pale purple, leave to dry.
  • B)Paint the smaller "SUMMER" letters in a darker purple.
  • C)Paint the edges of the "HEY" in the same dark purple.

Step 4: 

  • A)Hot glue the "HEY" at the top of the canvas over the cloud.
  • B)Hot glue the "SUMMER" letters onto the pennants.

Step 5:

  • Position the banner on the canvas and hot glue the jute cord onto the back.