I’m sure I’m not the first to say it, but happy first day of August! This month is always a big one for me; not only is it my birthday month (yeah!), but I also have several friends with birthdays in August, so it’s packed full of celebrations. (Oh, and it’s also the kickoff of the NFL preseason, which means it’s time to put my fantasy team together!)
Since our birthdays are just days apart, my friend Katie and I decided we wanted to do a combined celebration and talked about attending one of those Wine & Design classes—you know, the ones where you drink wine while basically doing a paint-by-numbers project. But instead, she had the brilliant idea of buying a bunch of wine (hello, Trader Joe’s!) and creating our own masterpieces. So for the last few days, I’ve been on the hunt for some semi-easy DIY canvas projects that are cheap but chic enough to actually hang in my home without too much embarrassment.
Here are some ideas in the running:
Do you have a favorite? Any tips for creating your own canvas art?