Painted Canvas Pillows
All levels | 9 min 58 sec
Painted Canvas Pillows
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Give your living room a fun makeover with these hand-painted canvas pillowcases. Inspired by the classic, colorful stripes of Hudson Bay Blankets, you will use primary colors to paint stripes on your fabric. Then, follow along as Courtney demonstrates how to sew and assemble this simple pillowcase.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 16” square pillow insert
  • 1 ½ yards natural-colored canvas (cut to 18” x 34 ½” for a 16” pillow)
  • Primary-colored acrylic craft paints or fabric paints
  • Palette for paints
  • Paintbrushes (one for each paint color)
  • Marking chalk or pencil
  • Scissors
  • Sewing pins
  • Painter’s tape
  • Four 12” lengths of ribbon
  • Large ruler
  • Snips
  • Sewing machine
  • Light-colored thread
  • Iron
  • Ironing surface
Learn how to:
  • Hand paint canvas
  • Sew and assemble a simple pillowcase

What you’ll get:
  • 1 HD video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Courtney Cerruti
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Painted Canvas Pillows Reviews
127 users recommended this class to a friend
Deborah Llewelyn
Love that you can use ordinary acrylic xx
More than 3 months ago
Great idea using Hudson Bay blanket for idea. She showed all of the steps to take and made it look fairly easy. Will be making one soon!
More than 3 months ago
Ralph Pighin
More than 3 months ago