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Who can create a custom needlepoint canvas?

Posted by michelle_phxaz (My Page) on
Sun, Sep 11, 11 at 6:15

I have an idea for a needlepoint project but need someone to put in on the canvas. If no one does this, can I use watercolors to try to do this myself?

Thanks!


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RE: Who can create a custom needlepoint canvas?

No, not watercolors. They can/will bleed when you block your piece.

It seems I answered this question on the Kitchen Table forum already.

You need to use acrylic paints on the canvas, and I will link a site with detailed instructions.

Here is a link that might be useful: Painting needlepoint canvas


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RE: Who can create a custom needlepoint canvas?

Michelle -
I can, if it's not too complex. I used to do it professionally.

Contact me via my profile


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