Thankful Canvas

Designed By: Catherine Scanlon
Skill Level (1-5): 2
Time to Complete: 1 hour (allowing for drying time)


Bring the outdoors in with the pretty vintage style canvas.

Step 1. Paint laser cut frame and Thankful Wood Embellishment with pink acrylic paint. Set aside to dry. Paint 12 x 12 canvas with light pink paint and set aside to dry.

Step 2: Emboss Rust cardstock from the Pastels Cardstock pad with the Honeycomb embossing folder, sand lightly to reveal the design.

Step 3: Trim a piece of patterned paper from the Perched 12 x 12 Pad and mat on top of the embossed cardstock. Adhere both pieces to the center of a piece of peach cardstock from the Pastels pad.

Step 4: Use a sewing machine to stitch a frame around the rust cardstock and around the black polka dotted paper; refer to the sample for placement. Attach to the canvas.

Step 5. Fussy cut 3 birds from the two perched paper pads and set aside.

Step 6: Use craft glue to attach the wood frame, thankful word and wood ruler to canvas, let dry.

Step 7. Use embroidery floss to stitch the twigs in place, use the sample for placement.

Step 8: Add the birds with foam tape.

What You Need


  • #22162 Momenta Perched Pad, 12 x 12
  • #22971 Momenta Pastels Basics Cardstock Paper Pad
  • #22400 Momenta Honeycomb Embossing Folder
  • #22173 Momenta Perched Pad, 6 x 6

Little Yellow Bicycle:

  • #23261 LYB Family Words Wood Embellishments


  • #23293 Art-C Antique Rulers

Other Supplies

  • 12 x 12 Canvas
  • Light Pink acrylic paint
  • Sewing Machine
  • Sand Paper
  • Laser Cut Wood Frame
  • Pink Paint
  • Foam Tape
  • Twigs
  • Embroidery Floss, Needle
  • Craft Glue