Mixed media canvas
This canvas was originally posted in Scrapnart magazine
Cardstock: American Crafts "Textured: Black (AM710-82); Adhesive: Beacon Adhesives "Fabri-Tac, 3-IN-1 Advanced Craft Glue," GlueArts "3D Raisen's," "Adhesive Squares"; Tools: Westcott "Scissors: Nonstick 4" Craft Scissors," "Craft and Hobby Knife," Crafters Workshop "Mask: Brick Wall, Snakeskin Mask,Woodgrain Mask," Prima Marketing "Stencil: Gate"; Craft Product: Golden "Gesso, Light Texture Paste," The Artist Loft "Canvas"; Color Spray: Lindy's Stamp Gang "Moon Shadows: Bucket of Blood Red, Buccaneer Bay Blue, Treasure Island Aqua" "Starbursts: Delphinium Turquoise, Poinsettia Red/Gold," Memories Mist "Iced Coffee"; Paint: Plaid "Black Shimmer, Cool Blue, Gold, Metallic Silver Sterling"; Pens: Sharpie "Fine Tip: Black"
Tip: Coat the canvas with Gesso. Then, after it dries, just relax and add lots of layers of paint and spray ink for your background. The more layers you add, the better it will look. And just when you think there is enough color on there, add just a little more.