Spring Break Project



The kids will likely be off school and home for a week sometime between now and Easter. Here's a fun, easy project to do with them that's a keepsake as well.

I created this fun wall hanging in a few simple steps:

Acrylic Paint – Making Memories
Canvas Page, Paper, Alphas, Twill Tape, Animal Diecut – Prima
Thread – Joann's
Adhesive – Aleene's No-Sew Glue
Spray Ink – Glimmer Mist

  1. Paint the child's hand with acrylic paint and press into the canvas.
  2. Allow to dry overnight.
  3. Add a hanger by threading twill tape through the large rivets and stitching together.
  4. Add letters, punched stars, or other embellies as desired.
  5. I added a little paint to the edges of the canvas and some spritzes of spray ink for a little more distressing.

Happy Crafting!

Author: Jennifer Priest

It started with jewelry, beading, sewing, home decor, painting, basket weaving, pottery, and cross-stitch. Marry that to an entrepreneurial spirit & at 9 years old a girl is selling her wares at craft fairs as far as her parents and grandparents would drive her. These days, Jennifer enjoys crafts of all genres from sewing to scrapbooking to jewelry with a little dabbling in the mixed media world. Her style is approachable and she wants everyone who sees her work to feel that they too can embrace creativity and make their home and life beautiful.

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