Summer Paint Pour Canvas

Today is the first day of summer break for us and I'm feeling all the colorful, happy vibes that come with this season.  I am looking forward to lots of lazy days spent by the pool, vacations, and simply enjoying a slower pace schedule with my kids.  Each year as my kids get older I realize that these sweet summer moments are fleeting and before you know it they won't be around much.  Just like these moments with my kids I want to make summer last, so I decided to create a … [Read more...]

DIY Star Wars Darth Vader Canvas Wall Banner

When it comes to gift giving I love to create special handmade gifts for our neighbors, friends and of course my family too!  I grew up making Christmas gifts for family members and there is just something so special about putting your time, talents and love into a gift you give.  I made this fun DIY Star Wars Darth Vader Canvas Wall Banner for one of my son's gifts this year and thought I'd share it here with you too!   Before we dive into the quick and easy tutorial for this … [Read more...]

Mixed Media Dream Canvas Art

Do you ever get intimated when it comes to trying new things?  For the most part I think of myself as a fairly crafty person, but this month my monthly DecoArt challenge pushed me to try something new.  I was pretty intimated by this month's DecoArt project because I have zero artistic ability.  I have to admit that in the beginning I was worried about how this project would turn out, but I have to say I love how my Mixed Media Dream Canvas Art turned out and it was actually lots … [Read more...]

Hand Painted Love Word Art Canvas

I am so excited about the arrival of spring.  The warmer weather has me itching to spruce things up around our home.  After a long dreary winter, spring is the perfect time to freshen up your home decor.  Whether you are just giving it a good spring cleaning, adding pops of color with DIY spring decor or redecorating, spring is the perfect season to focus on transforming your space. I recently re-decorated my tween daughter's bedroom and created a gallery wall with lots of DIY … [Read more...]

DIY Star Wars Canvas Wall Art

My son's room is getting a makeover and it's no surprise that he has requested everything in his room be covered in Star Wars, to sat he is obsessed is an undertatement.  I'm not a huge fan of commercial themed room decorations so I couldn't bring myself to purchase the Star Wars bedding and life size wall clings he begs for every time we set foot in a store, but I decided I could compromise and give him his own Star Wars themed decor with this simple DIY Star Wars Canvas Wall … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Canvas

I recently hosted a craft night and guest could make one of three projects, including my easy Easter Bunny Canvas.  This is a fun project that can be customized to suit your personal style and taste.  I'm not really a pastel kind of gal.  I like using bright colors, like I did for our Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt.  I wanted my Easter Bunny Canvas to be a bold statement and the bright colors just make me happy. I painted my canvas a bright aqua and used colorful patterned paper from the new Amy … [Read more...]