There’s a certain kind of comfort in doing something hands-on. Crafting. Cooking. Gardening. And so, I decided to dedicate this month to hands-on activities.
It started off with a trip to the
craft store. And, after purchasing several canvas boards, acrylic paint, a
stencil, and a small paint roller (handiest discovery yet), along with three
wooden words (believe, create, dream), I set up my craft corner and got to
work. Yes, I actually set up a craft area for the afternoon.
First, I placed the stencil onto
the canvases, and used the small paint roller to paint a robin’s egg
blue onto two of the canvases, and a light yellow on the third. I haven’t had
much luck with stencils in the past, but this one seemed to work out pretty
well. I think the trick is… keep it simple. Instead of trying to stencil a whole wall of