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Today I’m sharing this DIY rustic canvas banner but it’s not the first time I’m sharing a project like this! If you’ve been following Lemon Thistle for a while now, you might have spotted similar projects in the past and that is the whole point of todays post! Wayfair Canada put out the challenge to re-make a past project to show how much your skills and style has changed as part of their Creation Renovation challenge. I knew I wanted to take on one of my lettering projects from the past. Hand lettering is something I’ve fallen more in love with and the more you do it, the better you get (or the more YOUR personal style you get). I decided to take on this DIY rustic canvas banner because I’ve always loved the combination of the stick and canvas, but since I no longer have an office to myself (that room’s now a nursery!), I changed up what was on the banner.
I really love this quote. I found it on Pinterest and lettered it before I looked up the source. It turns out it’d Dr Seuss (his quotes are all so good, I swear), but the one I based mine off of was missing a word. If you want to quote Dr Seuss, you should say, ‘because when you stop and look around, this life is pretty amazing.’
This challenge actually taught me a few things.Continue Reading…