Image Onto Canvas DIY

this is both a quick and easy method of getting an image onto canvas....and it cost less than $5.....Results have a wonderful vintage feel....
lovely vintage feel image- onto -canvas
You need: canvas, acrylic gel medium, sponge and waterspray
spray image with water, cover canvas with a thick and even layer of gel medium. place image face down on canvas and smooth out any air bubbles...leave to dry overnight
the next day: soak image in water, then gently rub away the paper using your hands or a sponge...
Seal the canvas with a couple of layers of mod-podge or varnish....

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

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  • Kat Kat on Jan 20, 2020

    I could not connect to your blogpost. What is the gel medium? Thanks.


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  • Juneolsen Juneolsen on Jun 15, 2013
    thanks Marcy...
  • Nancy Garland Nancy Garland on Jun 15, 2013
    Thank you so much for answering my question! I have a collage of photos, using your tutorial, drying right now. There is some available space where I can put fun embellishments, etc... I'm excited to see ow it turns out! It's a gift for my dad :)