Easy Christmas Canvas Painting

Easy Christmas Canvas Painting

Decorative canvas paintings are a great way to dress up and help you transform your bland walls into attention-getting works of art.  My hope is that you will be able to create Easy Christmas canvas paintings that you will want to display in your home or give as a gift. 

I don’t know about you but I enjoy canvas painting, even though I am not a pro at it. I picked up a paintbrush and palette knife and created art, there is no experience required! My hope is that this post encourages you with canvas painting easy ideas. You just might discover a canvas painting how to right here that is simple enough that anyone can do it. 

Canvas painting for beginners

Creating beautiful Christmas canvas art does not have to be expensive, you can start out using simple acrylic paint and a Dollar Tree canvas. You do not need to get the expensive stuff to make beautiful home decor. This week we are going to make this Christmas Painting DIY inside my exclusive VIP group. If you are not apart of my secret crafting club, the Creative Haven, you should consider joining us ASAP! You can learn more here!

A Christmas canvas painting anyone can do.

This week’s CREATIVE HAVEN member’s only DIY project is an Easy Christmas Canvas Painting

Learn more about how you can join us in the CREATIVE HAVEN VIP as a paid member here. The Creative Haven is a crafter’s membership group and the full tutorial is only available in the Creative Haven.

This post may one day be public, but just in case it never does go public, and you want to get in on this creation and make it with me and my creative haven friends, you can get the full how-to tutorial and experience of the how to make an Easy Christmas Canvas Painting right inside the Creative Haven!

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November 30th, 2020 Supply List for how to make an Easy Christmas Canvas Painting

You will need: (items shown in the photo or any substitution you prefer) Don’t forget, you are not required to use the exact items! “As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.” 

  • Dollar Tree canvas flat or stretched (your choice any size) I am using 11X14
  • Painting tools – brushes and/or palette knives plastic or metal I will be using the metal set.
  • Acrylic paint of your choice. You can use heavy body or basic acrylic paint (I prefer to use the Liquitex heavy body personally) You can also use paint from Artist Loft as well. Don’t forget to use the latest Michael’s stores coupon and if you happen to be shopping Hobby Lobby use your 40% off Hobby Lobby weekly coupon! 
  • You will need the basic colors for this project. Because we will be mixing colors to make other colors I can not say exactly which colors. 
  • The colors shown are the majority of what I will be using. Black, White, brown, green, yellow, blue, red. I will most likely be using other colors as well.

IMPORTANT: I am using the more expensive paints however you can absolutely use the basic acrylic paints including using APPLE BARREL acrylics or Craft Smart paints!

The supply list is a list of what will be used, but there are no specifications as to how much of the items you will need. This will be determined after the project has been completed. 

Please substitute where you can!

If it is not in your budget to purchase supplies, please get creative and think outside the box! Ask yourself, “What else could you use?” Furthermore, do you have things at home you can use? You can still craft with us! BUYING SUPPLIES FOR THE CRAFTS in the Creative Haven is not a requirement. I simply want you to craft with us and make it your own.

Use your creative imagination to make this your own!

All items suggested are simply that, a suggestion. If you can not use the items selected, please substitute where you can! In the Creative Haven, we craft together in a private group and share our DIY IDEAS. You gain access to bonus content and exclusive members-only content. This content is not available to the public for at least 30 days but there is no promise that the content will ever be made public. 

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  1. Hello Amber, I watch you as much as I can since I work 2 hours from home, but I always enjoy it. I would like to try your private group…I see where you can use a coupon code, but where could I get that code please?