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Handmade Baby Gifting

Posted by Lindsey Brown on Thursday, January 22, 2015,
My cousin had a baby back in November.  A sweet little girl - a first for them.  My family is just now getting around to hosting a shower (we sure know how to procrastinate!) - despite the fact that we've had numerous family events since then and have all met said baby. Oh well...

Back in the fall, I was thinking of my whole buy local, buy handmade philosophy.  A great idea, but not always practical... baby gifts though?  Oh, they are just perfect opportunities to find some handmade happiness ...
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DIY Canvas Art Tutorial: Stripes & Heart

Posted by Lindsey Brown on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, In : Tutorial 
Today I'm sharing the third tutorial of the 5-part DIY Canvas Art series.   If you're joining us from our Facebook page, you may have seen a photo from fan who shared her take on the project.   It's a fun one to give a try and can easily be updated to suit the season or celebration.   As in the rest of the series, this project starts with an inexpensive 16"x20" canvas.

Stripes & Heart Canvas



Supplies Needed:
  • 16"x20" Canvas (found at dollar store or craft store)
  • painters tape
  • paint brush (I prefer ...

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DIY Canvas Art Tutorial: Paper Heart Collage

Posted by Lindsey Brown on Sunday, February 10, 2013, In : Tutorial 
Today I'm sharing the second of five easy DIY Canvas Art project tutorials.   I have to apologize for not having a great photo of my canvas to share.  I've included a quick copy of an instagram photo I posted and also included my inspiration from one of the blogs I follow on a regular basis.  

Again, the base of these projects is an inexpensive 16"x20" canvas that can be purchased in the craft section of your local dollar store.  (I found mine at Dollarama for $2!)  Other supplies and resource...
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