This is a great project if you have LOTS of buttons you'd like to use up. I had quite a few pink buttons, so I started with those and then filled in some spaces with various colors of adhesive pearls. The canvases are nice and small at 6 x 6 inches. Perfect for my foyer table, which I decorate each season.
Here's a tip: lay out your buttons into the shape you like on a piece of card stock cut the same size as your canvas. Take a photo for reference. Then you can begin to adhere to the canvas. I used Alene's Super Thick Tacky Glue. The photo will help you as you assemble.
To hinge the three canvases together, I simply adhered a long strip of chevron grosgrain ribbon along the tops and the bottoms of all three, allowing just a little space in between for some movement. I finished off the project by giving it a few spritzes of Perfect Pearls spray for some shimmer.
You can get these great burlap canvases and Perfect Pearls spray at EclecticPaperie.com
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