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Color Block Painting

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Painting a canvas using color blocking techniques creates DIY wall art you can hang anywhere. Personalize the color block art with your favorite saying, too!

Steps:

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1 Place painter’s tape onto canvas in a geometric pattern.

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2 Paint canvas with complementary colors to create color block design. Dry 1–2 hours.

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3 Remove painter’s tape to reveal design.

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4 Add an inspirational quote or phrase to the empty spaces of the canvas using markers.

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5 Hang color block canvas art to display!

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Add multiple coats of paint for more concentrated color.
  • Design multiple canvases with different patterns to create a gallery wall.
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