I'm a huge fan of altered projects and often buy items with the thought, "I can do something cool with this!" in the back of my mind. Hi, I'm Monika Wright and please tell me I'm not the only one that has this thought swirling around in their head from time to time. My project began with a clearance canvas as my base and one of the four newest colors of The Twinery twine to hit the market...Strawberry!
While the paint was drying on my canvas, I wanted to cover up the design that was already there, I gathered supplies: floral wire, baker's twine and wire snips. I roughly drew my word onto paper and bent the pliable wire to form the word create. It wasn't until I was finished with that word that I decided to add the "i" and use a heart to dot it since "love" is in my blog name!
With a little patience and a little time, I had wrapped my letters and was ready to place it on the painted canvas. In retrospect, I do believe I would have used a different color twine for each letter. It would have seemed a bit more, hmmmm, creative.
Just think of the possibilities...Christmas ornaments, gift toppers, name art for a kid's room. Ready, set...go pull out some wire and twine and get ready to create! Oh, and have fun!