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Fitztown Saturday Inspiration Project

Happy Happy Saturday My Dear Sweet Friends

Hope all is going well for you!!  

Today I am sharing my Fitztown Saturday DT Inspiration project with you.


I have been wanting to use my washi tape on one of my projects and this was the perfect time.  I started with one of the 4"x4" canvas I found at Target quite a while ago in the $1.00 section.  


Yep, I gathered up quite a few of these and thought it would be a perfect fit for the Washi Tape and most of all this Fae 26 image from Fitztown.   

I colored Fae26 first with my Copics and the colors I used are posted at the bottom of this post.

I set it aside and did the prep work on my canvas.  I always use Gesso on my canvas.  I probably don't have to do that step but it's just something I like to do and to be honest, for no particular reason.  After the Gesso dried I painted the canvas black (both sides).  Next, I added a row of Washi tape to the outside edges of the canvas and wrapped it around to the back.  It didn't stick well so I used some double sided tape to the back of the washi tape and taped it on the back.  I added super tacky tape to the back of the colored image and attached it to the front of the canvas. 

I decided to add another small border of washi tape along the top and bottom of the canvas to frame it.  And once again I used super tacky tape to help seal the edges on the front and back of the canvas.  I added a 4"x4" of piece of cardstock to cover the back of the canvas.  I think it took longer to write this post than it actually took to make the canvas (not including the coloring of the image.

I hope you like this weeks Fitztown Inspirational DT project and will give this project a try.  If you do, I would absolutely love to see what you have created. 

 Thanks so much for stopping by and I always appreciate your sweet comments.  And I am really curious - do you use washi tape and if so, do you really like it.  And if you don't use it - do you think you might start??

Have a blessed weekend and see you soon!!
With hugs and smiles
Laine
DT Fitztown

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COPIC COLORS USED:

B00, B12, B14
C1, C3. C5
E000  E00  E08  E11, E31, E35, E39 E51
RV14 RV17, RV19, RV21
V01, V04, V05
Y11, Y13, Y15
YG21, YG23, YG25
YR15, YR16, YR18







Comments

  1. Gorgeous and beautiful Laine love the colour's a fabulous project for Fitztown
    Dianne xx :)

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  2. Stunning colors, Laine! Love the way you framed out the image on the canvas. :-D

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  3. This is absolutely gorgeous! is And your colouring fantastic! Hugs Neva GDT Fitztown

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  4. This is absolutely gorgeous! is And your colouring fantastic! Hugs Neva GDT Fitztown

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  5. WONDERFUL page Laine! You have amazing colouring skills, love your Fae she is spectacular and great use of your washi tape :-) xxx

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