Blumenthal Buttons Favorite Findings Button Tutu Painting

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by Helen Slabodukh & Katherine Rosikiewicz, Blumenthal Buttons

Blumenthal Buttons Favorite Findings Button Tutu Painting

How beautiful this would look in a little girl's room?

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint (if applicable).
  • 2
    Draw and paint a bodice onto the canvas. (If unable to draw/paint bodice, cover canvas with even coat of Mod Podge. Place poster on wet canvas. Smooth with fingers, making sure every bit of the poster is touching the canvas, trimming non-bodice parts if needed to fit canvas. Cover poster with Mod Podge.)
  • 3
    Glue tutu across bodice, a little below the waistline. Trim tutu if it is too long for the canvas.
  • 4
    Glue a layer of glitter buttons to cover the bodice, rotating colors as much as possible. Glue a second layer on top of the first to cover any spaces.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Glitter Rosy 104567478 (2)
  • Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Glitter Violet 104567481 (2)
  • Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Glitter Citron 104567479 (2)
  • Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Glitter Technicolor 104567482 (2)
  • Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Glitter Bay 104567477 (2)
  • Little Girl Size Tutu
  • Acrylic Paint(s) of Your Choice or Poster of Bodice (see step 2)
  • Art Supply Enterprises Canvas (Your Choice of Size)
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 6 104464405
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Pencil