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Hugs and Kisses Linen Canvas

By: Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza are handcraft designers, Emmy Nominated television hosts, book authors, lifestyle experts and the inventors of Hot Glue Gun Helpers. Their shows can be seen in the United States, Australia, South Africa, The Philippines and on the Armed Forces Network.  They were nominated for two Daytime Emmys. Cathie and Steve has also appeared on numerous network shows and specials for NBC, ABC, Discovery Channel, HGTV, DIY and Food Network.  Programs such as Rachael Ray, IVillage Live, View From the Bay and the Florence Henderson Show have featured their creative ideas.
This artsy and warm canvas art is made easily with appliqué.
  (1)   AT A GLANCE
Skill Level: Beginner


PLAID Supplies
  • Plaid ® Hot Glue Gun Helpers
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Real Brown, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Sea Mist, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Barn Wood, 2 oz.
Find these items in the Plaid Store!
Other Supplies
Cream flower iron-ons (3)
Painters tape
Foam paintbrush
8x10 canvas
Loose bristle paintbrush
Hot glue
Velvet ribbon 1.25 yards 3/8” wide
Glitter chipboard letters xo


1. Paint the canvas with two coats of Seamist paint. Allow to dry.

2. Using low tack tape, tape off a border on the canvas. Paint the inside of the border with Real Brown paint. Use two coats if needed. Allow to dry.

3. Using a loose bristle brush, dry brush Barnwood over the canvas. Paint horizontal and vertical. Allow to dry.

4. Using hot glue attach ribbon around the outer edge of the canvas. Use an iron and pressing cloth to attach the three iron-ons to the canvas.

5. Hot glue the X and O to the canvas.
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