DIY: Kate Spade Inspired Canvas

I found this adorable canvas on Pinterest (which links to this blog), and figured it’d be an easy and straightforward DIY I could do. She used a 2″ hold punch, and a slightly larger canvas, and it looks great. However, I wanted a smaller sized project because I have an idea for a trio of art pieces to hang in a certain area, so here’s what I did:


I used a foam poster board for my backing because that’s what I had laying around my house. I cut it to a 16″x16″ square, to make the dimensions match another project I’m working on.

I bought the circle punch at Michael’s ($8.99 I think), and they also had a few different sizes. The scrapbook paper was also from Michael’s ($1.99 each). I always go into a store like this with coupons, and never pay full price for anything.

I then followed the Pinterest picture as a guideline, and punched approximately 35 ciphoto (6)rcles from the shiny gold paper (basically went around the outside fully punching circles), and punched roughly 12 of the glitter paper.

I then randomly arranged the circles on the canvas to my liking, and then glued them all down using liquid elmer’s glue.

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It’s as simple as that! Some of the circles curled up around the edges, so while it was drying I left some heavier books on top of them to keep them flat. 

Here’s the finished project!

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