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Reverse Canvas Snowflake Art

Level of difficulty:  Beginner

Reverse Canvas Snowflake Art

Follow this simple tutorial to make beautiful framed art. This inexpensive craft will add charm to your home decor for the winter months!

Reverse Canvas Snowflake Art

What You'll Need:

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Step 1:

A)    Cut the canvas loose from the back of the frame.

B)    Remove the canvas from the frame.


Step 2:

A)    Stain the wood frame. Let dry.


Step 3:

A)    Paint the gessoed side of the canvas with black chalkboard paint. Let dry.


Step 4:

A)    Print the snowflakes template. Cut the snowflakes into smaller squares.

B)    Rub the back of a snowflake with the side of a piece of chalk.

C)   Position the snowflake over the center of the painted canvas, chalk side down, and trace the pattern using a pen or pencil. This will transfer the design to the canvas.

D)   Go over the traced chalk marks from Step 4c with a white chalk marker. Let dry.


Step 5:

A)    Hot glue the frame to the canvas, making sure to center the snowflake design.

B)    Cut around the frame to remove the excess canvas.

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