Painted Signs


Inspired from Renovation Style Magazine

(copy of the page)

Quotes painted on canvas, a request from my daughter. 

1.  Measure and draw lines on canvas.

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2.  Place stickers to create the quote.  (Use new ones, these were old and did not stick properly.)

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3.  Use flat black spray paint.  I used Krylon

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4.  Remove stickers and enjoy.

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There was a little “under” spray, but my daughter loved that.

Happy Accident

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My first.

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She loved them and the hardest part for me was drawing the lines.

Sharing here:

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Comments

  1. 1
    Susan says:

    Very cool!
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  2. 2
    Judy says:

    I’ve seen some of these around blogland and I love how yours turned out. I might have to add this to my never-ending list of things “to do”!

    Judy
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  3. 3
    Shannon says:

    Those came out SO good. Love the O.W. one the mostest ;) Sharing!! Shan
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  4. 4
    Becca says:

    What a GREAT idea, Debbie! They look amazing … what a great tutorial, too! I know your daughter love them … I just might have to try this! xo

  5. 5
    Gina says:

    These are great and they seem easy enough to make.

    I agree with your daughter…when I made my subway art, I kind of liked the “under” spray look.
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  6. 6

    Very cute!! And I love the quotes!!
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  7. 7
    Honey says:

    Very clever! Thank you for linking your creative project to Potpourri Friday!
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  8. 8
    debbie says:

    Those are awesome. You did a great job. Have a wonderful weekend!

  9. 9

    Debbie, These are fantastic! love the quotes and simplicity!! great job!
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  10. 10

    These look great! The Oscar Wilde quote is my fav!
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  11. 11

    Great idea – so simple and I love your quotes!
    Kelly

  12. 12

    Great knockoff! Thanks for visiting me. I’m following now via Linky Followers.
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  13. 13
    SueAnn says:

    They turned out great!!
    Hugs
    SueAnn

  14. 14

    Hi Debbie,
    Oh, these are perfect!
    You did a great job…I’m sure they will look just wonderful in your daughters home.
    All the Best,
    Christine
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  15. 15
    Mimi says:

    Just when I thought you were about to say get your stencil, you saved me by saying I could use stickers, What a clever idea. Thanks!
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  16. 16
    Vicky says:

    Very nice……..you are clever and crafty!
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  17. 17
    Michelle says:

    These are beautiful and I love the quotes!
    xoxo

  18. 18
    jenni says:

    Refresh blew me away with these! I was so surprised!

  19. 19

    Hi Debbie,

    LOVE these signs so much!! Thanks for sharing them!

    Also, I know it took me a while but I have finally added Linky Followers, and am of course thrilled to keep following you there! Hope you’ll follow me back as well!

    Take care,
    Christina
    http://www.designingbynumbers.com
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  20. 20

    Hi Debbie,

    LOVE these signs so much!! Thanks for sharing them!

    Also, I know it took me a while but I have finally added Linky Followers, and am of course thrilled to keep following you there! Hope you’ll follow me back as well!

    Take care,
    Christina
    http://www.designingbynumbers.com
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  21. 21
    Cristina says:

    Wow! Great idea! easy! who doesn’t love stickers and spray painting?!
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  22. 22
    Cherry says:

    Debbie I love these.. heck I might even be able to do this ..lol
    Hope ya’ll are having a great weekend.. hugs, Cherry
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  23. 23
    bj says:

    These are sooo cute. I just MIGHT be able to carry this one off. Sure am not a crafty person, tho.
    Love this!
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  24. 24
    Linda@Coastal Charm says:

    Debbie,
    You did a great job on these…glad that I came by to see them.

    Blessings,
    Linda

  25. 25
    Bliss says:

    Just stopping over to say howdy to another member of the “tribe”. I’ll be back to snoop around more on your blog. I might even have to try my hand at making some signs like yours.

    ~Bliss~

  26. 26

    These are super cute!
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  27. 27

    These are so cute..what a great idea!
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  28. 28
    Helen says:

    These are so simply but so great!! thank you for sharing :-)
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  29. 29
    Betty819 says:

    What kind of alphabet stickers do you use for this project? Are they the sticker sheets that you buy to use in scrapbooking or some other type? or Vinyl stickers?Did you use an old canvas for this project or cut your own board to size? I’d sure like to try to make something like that to hang in my laundry area, over the circuit breaker box. I will need to cover 32 x 16 inches. If I can’t find a used canvas, do they sell canvas that size or should I just have a board cut that size to use?

    • 29.1
      Debbie says:

      Betty,
      I used the ones for scrapbooking. You can use any that have an adhesive on them. As far as canvas sizes, I am not sure what’s available. I’m sure you can find one that size at Hobby Lobby or one of the other craft stores.
      Thanks,
      Debbie

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