Valentines Project - Button Heart on Canvas

Decorating For Valentines Day 2015

 
The inspiration piece came from here:


I had all the materials on hand, but I did buy some extra red buttons, because I didn't want to use up all the red ones in my button collection.

It would probably be best to paint the canvas white first, but I was using an old canvas and the black covered what was already on there.  :-)
To evenly space the lines, I covered the top with painters tape, then removed every other strip.

Because it is painters tape, it peeled right off without hurting the paint underneath at all.  
It really made this super quick and simple


Then I used a cut out of a heart and outlined it in glue, to form the heart
On the original she used a red burlap heart behind the buttons - but I didn't have red burlap on hand, and I was ok with some of the background peeking through.





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