Free Love Quote SVG & Reverse Canvas Tutorial
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Free Love SVG
Love Makes This House a Home, what a beautiful, meaningful quote. I have always been a fan of quotes that can touch you with very few words. Are you like that? Do you read a quote and feel it immediately? This one does that for me. This free SVG would be perfect for so many projects. I used it to create a fun reverse canvas. Watch the video tutorial and learn how to make a reverse canvas sign for your home. These stretched canvases are so versatile! The ones I found at the Dollar Tree are so lightweight and perfect for small signs! Great for creating projects for craft shows, and light enough to sell online and ship reasonably!
My reverse canvas
I love how it turned out, and I love even more that I could use the adhesive spray to hold the frame onto the canvas. No fear of my staples poking through my wood! I don’t know about you, but I’m awful when it comes to using my staple gun on small wooden frames! You will see in the video tutorial that I did not use staples to reattach the canvas as I had previously planned. Instead, I used the adhesive spray, and it worked great!
I no longer make physical products to sell, but there was a time when I sold my wares online and did craft shows. The craft shows were many years ago, and back then, there was no ordering in bulk from places like the Dollar Tree. I love that you can order things in cases and that you can have them shipped to you or the store!
⭐Here is a tip from one crafter to all of you crafters ORDER YOUR SUPPLIES EARLY!! The veteran crafters are already prepping for Christmas. Craft shows (and online orders) can start as early as September. Do not wait to order your supplies! You will see crafters in a panic, posting that they need this or that and can’t find it. Yes, some seasonal things may not be available yet, but if you make things with year-round items, don’t wait to buy!
Use this free SVG to make a reverse canvas
List of Supplies I Used
- 6″ x 8″ Stretched Canvas–I found mine at the Dollar Tree
- Amerciana Acrylic Paint- I used Light Buttermilk and Burnt Umber
- You can find these at most craft stores
- Paint Brush
- HTV- I used Siser EasyWeed
- Weeding Tools
- Pin Pen
- Weeding Ring
- X-Acto Knife
- Scotch Multi Purpose Adhesive Spray
- Cricut Explore Air 2
- Cutting Mat
- Painter’s Tape
- Heat Press , EasyPress or something to apply your HTV
- Teflon Sheet
- Pressing Pillow
- Desk Vacuum
What’s that font?
Makes this house-AlexiaHearts-this one is not available for sale, it was a promotional freebie
This Free SVG would be adorable as a ornament! You could use craft wood slices like the ones pictured here.
Let’s make a reverse canvas using this free SVG!
Reverse Canvas Design Space Tutorial
In this video, you can watch as I size my project in Design Space. I will also show you how I weld, slice, and arrange the vinyl on one mat to make cutting your HTV as easy as possible.
This is part one of two videos for making our reverse canvas.
Do you like Design Space tutorials? You can find more of my tutorials here, including how you can cut all your vinyl colors on ONE mat!
Reverse Canvas Tutorial
In this video, you can watch as I make this fun reverse canvas. This is part two of two
for making our reverse canvas.
From weeding to painting to putting it all together!
Have you been looking for a transfer tape for your adhesive vinyl? This stuff is amazing!
Change up your frame and background for a totally different look!
This would be beautiful on a glittered glass ornament.
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Design #62-Love Makes this House a Home SVG cut file (available in my freebie library-get the password by filling out the form at the bottom of this page)
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