Plaid FolkArt Mod Podge Altered Art Halloween Canvas

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by Cathie Filian & Steve Piacenza, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt Mod Podge Altered Art Halloween Canvas

Don’'t be scared by this piece of Halloween décor, it’'s actually frighteningly easy to achieve. This altered canvas project is perfect for anyone trying to create a trendy yet spooky look in their home.

Calling all ghosts, goblins and all others who love Halloween! Post pics of your finished projects: #ACMooreInspired

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Wrap the burlap around a canvas and use hot glue to secure it. Trim the cardstock to fit the canvas. Apply a coat of Mod Podge Gloss to the back of the cardstock and position it on the canvas. Smooth it with your fingers to remove any air bubbles and let it dry.
  • 2
    Paint the wood letters and pumpkins with Metallic Black paint. When it’'s dry, highlight it with Gold Extreme Glitter. Cut the letter shapes from the burlap and glue them to the top of the letters with Mod Podge. Use hot glue to secure Fun Fur around the outer edge of the letters.
  • 3
    Add Orange highlights to the pumpkin shapes with Pumpkin paint. When it'’s dry, add a layer of Extreme Glitter Orange to the highlighted areas. Use hot glue to secure the scraps of burlap, rhinestones and Fun Fur to the pumpkins.
  • 4
    Assemble the piece by hot gluing the letters, pumpkins and feathered friends to the canvas.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint in Pumpkin, Extreme Glitter Orange, Extreme Glitter Gold & Metallics Sequin Black, Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish Gloss
  • •Art Supply Enterprises 10" x 10" Premier Canvas, Nicole™ Crafts 3" Wood Letters (2 of the Letter O and 1 of the Letter B) & Fabric Editions 18" x 24" Fabric Burlap Natural
  • •Assorted Nicole™ Crafts Wood Pumpkin Shapes, Feathered Friends & Bling It Rhinestones, Coordinating Cardstock and Fun Fur Yarn
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun, Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks & Scissors