DIY Tiny Hand Painted Canvas Home Signs

2 materials
1 Hour

I found the cutest little canvases at Target this week and they were on sale! They ended up to be only $1 each! They are hand painted and couldn't be cuter as a little accent in a tiered tray or around the house.

  • 4"x4" tiny canvases
  • rebar wire
  • wooden beads
  • hot glue
  • sharpie marker
  • gingham ribbon

I began with these inexpensive supplies.

Most of these supplies I already had around my house but you can find them on Amazon or at the dollar store. 

First, I drilled holes in the top of my canvas to secure the wire. 

I placed a wooden bead on each end of the wire and stuck it into the hole I drilled with a drop of hot glue.

The hot glue holds the bead in place and the wire in the hole. 

After that easy step was the design.

I drew a very light line across the center of my canvas using pencil to find the center. 

Using a Sharpie marker I drew the word I wanted across the line. 

When the Sharpie was very dry, I erased the pencil line. 

If you're not good at hand lettering, you can either use a rub on transfer or a stencil to create the words.

You can also paint the canvas, or decoupage a design onto the tiny canvas. 

This would be cute with a red background for Valentine's Day too!

These little cuties are available on the Homeroad Etsy Shop this month. 

Thanks so much for visiting and before you go please sign up for the Homeroad emails so I can send my latest DIY tutorials straight to you! 

Resources for this project:

Any price and availability information displayed on [relevant Amazon Site(s), as applicable] at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product.
Hometalk may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. More info
Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

Questions on this post

Have a question about this project?

Your comment...
 1  question


Join the conversation

Your comment...