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Use a Motivational Quote for an easy DIY Wallhanging

Sue Eldred
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August 6, 2016

This motivational quote is a little throwback to Burt Bacharach and the 1960s. It's an important little message, both then and now.

To make a wallhanging like this, you'll need a 8x10 white canvas, Joy embroidered letters, blue acrylic craft paint, and glue.

By mixing the paint with water, I created a light watercolor effect for the background. To create the cloudy look, I dabbed the canvas with a clean towel to remove some of the paint before it dried. After the canvas has fully dried, arrange the letters to spell out your motivational quote. Draw light pencil marks on the canvas to keep your lines straight if needed. Glue each letter to the canvas.

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