How to Create This Winter Canvas

by Marleen van Meerendonk

Winter canvas made with DecoArt products.


  • DecoArt - fluid acrylics Turquoise
  • DecoArt - Traditions Phthalo blue
  • DecoArt - Traditions Titanium whit
  • DecoArt - Antquing cream Black
  • DecoArt - Liquid glass
  • DecoArt - Metallic Lustre Iced Espresso
  • DecoArt - Metallic Lustre Champagne Ice
  • DecoArt - Shimmer mister White.
  • Gesso
  • Gel medium
  • Canvas
  • Glue gun glue
  • Background stamp
  • Instructions

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    Draw a tree and add glue with the gluegun to create structure.

    Step 5

    Add tissue paper with gel medium and dry carefully otherwise the glue from the gluegun melts.

    Step 6

    Add gesso.

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    Make a mix with blue paints(used the wrong paint , had to be an acrylic paint, no cream).

    Step 9

    Add with your finger black Antiquing cream to the tree. Also stamp the edges with a background stamp. I used one from Unity stamps.

    Step 10

    Add with titanium white paint "snow". And add Metallic Lustre Iced Espresso to the tree.

    Step 11

    Add liquid glass to the tree and add clear micro beads .

    Step 12

    Add some extra Metallic Lustre Champagne Ice make it more dimensional.

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    To give it a extra snow effect add some Shimmer Mister white.

    Step 15

    Some detail pics..

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    Till the next snapguide!! Or youtube video: