How to Repurpose a Painted Canvas

Don't throw out old artwork...repurpose it into a favorite quote!

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How to Repurpose a Painted Canvas
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Gather supplies.

Gather supplies.

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Figure out a quote and use stickers to write it out on canvas. Check & Double check spelling!! (I speak from experience here!)

Figure out a quote and use stickers to write it out on canvas. Check & Double check spelling!! (I speak from experience here!)

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Paint over entire canvas with color of choice.

Paint over entire canvas with color of choice.

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Paint a few layers.  Let dry between layers.

Paint a few layers. Let dry between layers.

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Ready to remove stickers...

Ready to remove stickers...

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Carefully peel up stickers...

Carefully peel up stickers...

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It was at this point that I realize I spelled the second Always wrong!  What to do?  I painted over the misspelled word, let paint dry, & used letters from some misc paper I had on hand to fix wording

It was at this point that I realize I spelled the second Always wrong! What to do? I painted over the misspelled word, let paint dry, & used letters from some misc paper I had on hand to fix wording

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I used pop dots to raise the second 'always', and outlined with sharpie. It gave letters a bit of dimension.  Just goes to show that there is never a mistake in art.  There is always a plan 'B'.

I used pop dots to raise the second 'always', and outlined with sharpie. It gave letters a bit of dimension. Just goes to show that there is never a mistake in art. There is always a plan 'B'.

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