Handpainted Canvas Journals

You might remember these…

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Canvases. They were next further painted using tape, sheetrock tape, wine corks, sponges, stamps and freehand writing to look like this…

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Well, next was to to cut em up in various sizes, and then machine stitch watercolor weight paper into them.

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Most of them I used as swaps/trades for this Year’s “Art is You”retreat. The theme of AIY 2012 was “Wild, Weird and Wonderful”…so I stamped W3 on the front…

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I saved a few aside to gift at holiday time…..a beautiful bounty of books(what alliteration!)…..

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Colleen
    Oct 14, 2012 @ 14:39:03

    LOVE these! I feel like a modified version of these would be a very “you” project to do in the Christmas workshops. Miss you all so much!! xx

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