Fabric as art

I fell in love with this fabric on a shopping trip with a friend. As soon as I saw it, I thought it was so beautiful it should be hung on the wall, almost like a tapestry. So I bought a few yards and stretched it over a large canvas I bought at an art supply store, stapling around the edges. It hangs in my breakfast nook and goes perfectly with the red table and benches I made (with a little help from some friends). I had a little fabric left over, so I used it to make a cushion for one of the benches.
I thought I'd share this because it was such an easy way to create a unique piece of art. Something to keep in mind next time you're perusing fabric...


  1. Well, aren't you clever! I love this idea and you're right, it is art!!


  2. Gorgeous fabric! I'm sure it looks fab in your breakfast nook!

  3. That's really pretty fabric and you're right it does look like work of art stretched on a canvas!



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