This is the 3rd project on my series using baby wipe container lids. My usual Modus operandi is to use items I already have in my possession or to purchase used but I could not find anything to fit this lid. So I purchases a new 5" x 5" canvas.
I took the label off the lid and covered the back of the canvas with modeling paste.
When the modeling paste was dry, I covered both the lid and the canvas with acrylic paint.
Then I pulled out my miniature collections. Having lived most of my life in Texas I used a Texas theme.
I inserted (using e600 glue) the blue Texas shaped magnet with a red rose that I had bought while visiting Tyler Texas and the Rose festival years ago and on top of that I glued a miniature cow skull and an illustration of a saddle from a business card. I also painted the black lava texture gel over everything.
I then started adding details with "dot" paints and attached the hanger with Apoxie Clay.
Inside the lid I attached some letters and distressed them with acrylic.
|The finished piece without the lid.|
|The finished piece with the lid.|