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Mother’s Day Floral Mini Art Canvases by Tiffany Windsor

Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor

Tiffany Windsor transforms mini frames into everlasting floral art in celebration of Mother’s Day. With a touch of eco crafting, Tiffany uses dyed paper towels for the colorful background on her canvases. Featured on Cool2Craft TV.

Watch Tiffany’s super cool Mother’s Day Floral Mini Art Canvas YouTube video tutorial!

Materials:

Aleene’s Collage Pauge
Aleene’s Super Thick Tacky Glue
Mini canvases
Paper towels
Tulip Soft Fabric Paint (colors of your choice)
Small containers with water
Iron
Scissors
Paper flowers
Black permanent marking pen

Mix paint and water in container to desired color.  Fold paper towel in half lengthwise. Next roll the paper towel. Dip one side in first color. Gently squeeze excess paint from paper towel.
Dip other side in second color.  Gently squeeze excess paint from paper towel.
If desired, add additional colors and squeeze out excess paint. Open the paper towel and set aside to dry.
When paper towel is dry, iron to smooth out.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 5 Squeeze Collage Pauge onto front of canvas. Use finger (or brush) to coat the canvas.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 6 Carefully place one layer of the paper towel into the glue. Squeeze more Collage Pauge over paper towel and use finger to move around. Keep your surface of the paper towel very moist with Collage Pauge. This will keep the paper towel from tearing.Once you have glued the paper towel to the front of the canvas,  add Collage Pauge to the side of the canvas and glue the paper towel in place, cutting excess paper towel to create clean corners and edges.Let glue dry completely.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 7 Place flower on canvas in desired location.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 8 Trace along outside edge of flower.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 9 Remove flower from canvas and add more lines along the outside of tracing line.
Mini Floral Art Canvases by TiffanyWindsor 10 Draw stem and leaves on canvas. Once all your lines have been drawn, glue flowers in place with Aleene’s Super Thick Tacky Glue.

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About Tiffany Windsor

Born into an artistic, entrepreneurial family, it is no surprise that Tiffany has found success expressing her talents in many different arenas. As the daughter of Aleene Jackson, America’s beloved “Mother of Crafting” and inventor of Aleene’s Tacky Glue, Tiffany’s first love is expressing herself creatively. Tiffany is well known in the creative community as the producer and host of Aleene’s Creative Living Television show and editor of the companion newsstand magazine. She has made regular appearances on QVC and HSN and has authored numerous hard-cover and soft-cover books. She is an active member of the Craft and Hobby industry and co-director of the CHA SoCal Chapter. Tiffany is the founder of Cool2Craft, featuring an on-line creative community and popular YouTube channel. www.cool2craft.com - www.youtube.com/cool2craft

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