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Button art canvas

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Difficulty Level Beginner

Here is a very interesting button craft idea that can be executed. A lovely and colourful frame made with vibrant buttons. One can make any animal or birds they fancy we have made pretty little fishes. It's a canvas art that children can make and put up on the walls of their study spaces. It could also be a great idea to have kids in a group make this project where each one's creations can come alive individually. These kinds of button crafts can be attempted in different ways using your own creativity.  

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Button art canvas  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take the fine art canvas board measuring 12” x 12” in size.
Paint the canvas in a shading effect using Ultramarine Blue 23 and White 27.
Draw few sea weeds and pebbles in water with a white pencil.

STEP 2:-

Button art canvas  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Paint the sea weeds and the pebbles with Acrylic Colours - Burnt Sienna 01, Black 02, Light Green 12 and Leaf Green 62
Leave it to dry.

STEP 3:-

Button art canvas  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Create few colourful fishes by sticking colourful buttons using Fabric Glue. This would make a lovely aqua button craft activity.
Stick the googly eyes to make the fishes look more lively with Fabric Glue.
Stick few white buttons to create bubbles with Fabric Glue.
Let it dry thoroughly.
Your Button art on canvas is ready to adorn your favourite space in your house.

Conclusion : There are a lot of button craft ideas one can do creatively. They can be done on various mediums like canvas, wood and even fabric. Button art is something where the material to be procured is basic and easily available. Button craft work with accessories around can actually make great button art wall hangings too.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours - Burnt Sienna 01, Black 02, Light Green 12, Ultramarine Blue 23, White 27, Leaf Green 62, Fevicryl Fabric Glue, Fine Art Brushes, 12” x 12” Sized Fine Art Canvas Board, Water Container, Colour Palette, White Pencil, Colourful Buttons, Googly Eyes.