Wave print on canvas!

I paint in watercolor and have only dabbled with acrylics on canvas. Seeing one of my watercolors blown up and printed on canvas is really exciting. It adds another layer of interest to the painting. A few steps away you see the ocean and the waves. When you step closer you see the brushstrokes. TheContinue reading “Wave print on canvas!”

Easy Acrylic Beach Painting

I needed something to hang on the bare wall over the couch. I had the idea to create an aerial view of the beach on two canvases. I wanted it to be very simple – 2 areas of solid color. The area where they meet would have a little more detail to hint that it is aContinue reading “Easy Acrylic Beach Painting”

Creating stencils for lettering a canvas

I finished adding the lettering to my cabana stripes canvas! I played with the layout on the computer: Then I figured out the sizing of the letters and printed them on cover stock. Using an exacto knife, I cut out the letters. When there was a shape inside a letter I left a thin connectingContinue reading “Creating stencils for lettering a canvas”