I came across this fab tutorial online for making art canvases from recycled Soap Boxes on Alma Stoller’s blog recently, you can read all about it on the following url:
After reading this tutorial I have been obsessed with collecting and re-purposing all the boxes and packaging I can get my hands on!
Heres some of my boxes that I prepared with masking tape to reinforce them prior to adding the layer of papers:
I even applied masking tape to the cardboard mailing packages that Amazon send out the books you buy in so I could make them into art boards:
One of my handmade canvases with a layer of printed book paper on it prior to gesso-ing
A stack of handmade canvases waiting to be art-ed on:
Now I have art canvases in all shapes and sizes, trouble is I cant stop making them!!