I'm very happy to share my mini-canvases created with the oh-so-fabulous "Crush" collection. This great collection includes coordinating "love" inspired papers, diecuts, stickers, Authentic Life Cards, and pre-scored cards.
These mini-canvases measure 6"x6" and are actually just thick pieces of chipboard. I began by cutting a 6"x6" piece of pattern paper, inking, and distressing the edges, then adhering to the front of each canvas. Next, I cut, ink, distressed, and adhered a 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" piece of patterned paper.
Next, I chose a few of the lovely vintage Valentine images and paired with diecuts, stickers, and Authentic Life Cards. I love the little diecuts tabs, hearts, and circles. They make creating fun, interesting projects so easy! I adhered some of the diecuts with adhesive foam squares for dimension. To finish, I accented my mini-canvases with painted chipboard words and adhesive pearls.
My favorite part of this collection...It's so original! I love the combination of sweet, modern prints with traditional Valentine images. And the colors...not just your typical red and pink. The collection includes blues and lots of funky black/white prints. Perfect!
What will you create with "Crush"? These mini-canvases were so fun to create. Now, I'm thinking cards, banners, treat containers...
Authentique "Crush" collection
Want2Scrap chipboard words, adhesive pearls
DecoArt Glamour Dust glitter paint--sizzling red
E6000 Industrial Strength Adhesive
Tsukineko Memento Luxe Ink