Altered canvas

Transform ordinary canvases into extraordinary works of art with these creative altered canvas ideas. Get inspired to experiment with mixed media, textures, and techniques to create your own unique masterpiece.
Mixed Media Place: Grungy canvas by Nirvana Steampunk, Steampunk Diy Crafts, Steampunk Items, Steampunk Crafts, Assemblage Art Mixed Media, Hobby, Steampunk Mixed Media, Altered Canvas, Steampunk Art

Hi everybody!! Today I present to you a canvas a little grunge, trash! I found this skull in a store, my husband cut the back of it so that I could glue it flat on a canvas! Once glued, I added recycled embellishments, and others like Prima flowers, metal embellishments, chipboards, art stones ... Then, I delicately applied gesso everywhere except on my canvas! The task is not easy, you have to be careful !! (Some embellishments are painted before being pasted) I then spent "old silver" wax…

Marilyn Jobe
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Today I am teaching my local art group how to make a bird themed canvas shadow box. I thought it would be fun to share the tutorial with you and if you are having a lazy Saturday, maybe you can join in and make your own. If so, leave me a comment and I would love to share it here. I am the worlds worst at remembering to do a step out, but actually remembered to get photos between the stages for you this time. I ruined a beautiful canvas I had made and ripped it apart to reuse for this…

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This is only the second time I have altered a canvas, a little longer than my last one,this one being 7.5" x 9"...and once again I have thoroughly enjoyed getting messy,lol. The dress forms are from Craft Shapes Torbay and I have had them for a quite a while, they have sat patiently in a box waiting to be used,lol. For this canvas,as you can see from the pictures,I have used several bits and bobs, along with some flowers,beads, lace etc. My favourite embellishment is the Humming Bird,which…

lorraine brooks