How to Make a Canvas "Create" With Art Anthology

by Art Anthology

Create a canvas with Art Anthology paints and Melissa Frances products.


  • Canvas
  • Flea Market Finds from Melissa Frances.
  • Chipboard from Melissa Frances
  • Limeaid and Mayan Gold Velvets
  • Imperial Sorbet
  • Wild Orchid Coloration Spray
  • Squared Stencil
  • White Gesso
  • Black Gesso
  • Glue
  • Brush
  • White Sharpie
  • Palette Knife
  • Handmade flower
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Start with handmade canvas and Flea Market Finds.

    Step 2

    Paint it with black gesso. Don't cover all the surface.

    Step 3

    Cover also Flea Market Finds and glue it all to create some kind of embellishssment. Fits all to the canvas.

    Step 4

    Create some texture with Squared Stencil.

    Step 5

    Using Limeaid and Mayan Gold velvets.

    Step 6

    Spray some part of frame with Wild Orchid.

    Step 7

    Put prepared embellishment on the canvas. Glue it.

    Step 8

    Create more texture on the frame. Using the same paints and stencil.

    Step 9

    Add more color with Imperial sorbet.

    Step 10

    Dry brush paint with gesso.

    Step 11

    Again a little bit of Imperial.

    Step 12

    Prepare the tittle. Melissa Frances chipboard painted of gesso.

    Step 13

    Add all embellishsments and some doodling with white sharpie.

    Step 14

    Touch of Limeaid...

    Step 15

    And Mayan Gold.

    Step 16

    Make details more visible, by adding colors on the top.

    Step 17

    more close up's

    Step 18

    The last touch of black gesso here and there.

    Step 19

    It's done.

    Step 20

    Thanks for stopping by. Marta De