butterfly art


i'm redoing our "powder room" and in my next post with the before and after you will see how calling this a room is very generous.  i wanted something light and airy over the toilet and couldn't find anything i liked so i decide to see what i could do on my own.
my supplies were: a canvas, burlap, and scrapbook paper


i had seen this tutorial on how to make 3D butterflies
http://www.maryjanesandgaloshes.com/2010/02/3d-butterflies.html
so i made those and they turned out great.
i stapled the burlap over the canvas and hot glued the butterflies on.



20 comments:

Lanie Ree said...

Adorable!

concretenprimroses said...

Very pretty.
Kathy

Shannon @ Posh Pieces said...

ok, those are adorable! I am totally going to make these too. Thanks for sharing this idea.

Jessica Hills said...

That is so cute! I am starting a Favorite Things Friday Party on the 19th...come and join in if you are interested!

Denise said...

Beautiful!
Following you over from Shabby Chic Cottage!
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Lanie Ree said...

Thank you for linking this up to A Little Craft Therapy with Life in the Pitts!

fawnda said...

this is so cute! I love it! Perfect for the powder room!

MaryJanes and Galoshes said...

This looks amazing!!!! Love it, thank you so much for the link I'm going to put your photo up with a link back to you in the reader gallery!

Ana Paula@ Get Craftin said...

I love this idea, it's so springy!!! I'm visiting from New Friend Friday at TGC.

Jessi said...

Burlap and butterflies! Beautiful combination.

The Thriftress said...

So so pretty. My daughter has butterflies in her room. I have to make something like this.

Struggler said...

This is totally beautiful. I'm about to embark on a small butterfly adventure myself, so I'll be sure to check out the tutorial. Thanks for sharing it!

Erin said...

Oh my goodness...I just participated in Remodelaholics Anonymous, and I posted a VERY similar project. Great minds!! :) Yours looks fantastic!

Linds@ THAT'S SO CUEGLY said...

Oh my goodness! They have double wings! THat's beautiful! Thanks so much for linking!

Amy Hodges said...

Very cute!

Sonja @ Craft-Werk said...

I love butterflies. And this is really beautiful, yet simple. I could see myself redoing that with security envelope paper. Thanks for sharing.
I'd be thrilled if you wanted to post that at my linking party http://craft-werk.blogspot.com/2010/03/star-on-saturday.html

Stacey @ Fun to Craft said...

These are gorgeous!! I love them. What a simple but beautiful idea!! Thanks SO much for sharing at the Spring has Sprung Party at Fun to Craft.

Amy @ The Bell Family said...

Truly, truly GORGEOUS! I just love this!!

Andy Porter said...

Very cute! I can't wait to see the room remodel!

Amanda said...

Very sweet! I love the juxtaposition of texture!

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