Personalized Burlap Art

I am so excited to be sharing this personalized burlap art next Sunday, February 16th at the Michaels and Hometalk Pinterest Party! The party is taking place in 100 Michaels stores across the US and Canada from 1-4pm, each with a featured blogger at the party to help you with your crafting.  I was asked by Hometalk to be the featured blogger in the Greenville SC store located at 20 Haywood Rd GREENVILLE, SC 29607.  Of course, I said YES!!  I would LOVE to meet you all, so if you are local, please let me know if you can come!

Burlap Pinterest Project Header with my picture

Burlap Canvas Art

This is the Pinterest inspired project that I chose to create because burlap and monograms are especially popular.  There will be other projects for you to choose from if burlap isn’t for you, no worries! All you have to do at the event is purchase the supplies for the project you want to create, head to the craft room and I will be there to help you! No need to buy adhesives and paint brushes, they will be provided.  There will even be someone on hand to show you exactly where in the store all of the supplies are located!

Here is how I made my personalized canvas art with these supplies. Supplies also used but left out of the photo were acrylic paint and Mod Podge.

Burlap Art Supplies

Paint the wooden pieces first so they have time to dry while you are cutting out your paper.

Burlap Letter B-arcylic paint

Burlap Art -Mod Podge

Then used the Mod Podge to apply the paper!  I am loving this aqua paint color…it’s so fresh for Spring, and with a weather forecast for snow and ice this week, these springtime colors are inspiring!

Burlap Canvas Art-Center Frame
Next I used E-6000 Industrial Strength Adhesive (can be purchased at Michaels) to glue to wood piece to the burlap canvas.

I also had thought of adding the butterfly but decided to leave it off.  I wanted you to see how it would look in case you decided to add it to your project.

Burlap canvas art with butterfly

I hope you can join me! If you do join us please use #MPinterestParty to share on all social media! You can follow the hashtag now to see lots of inspiration!

Party Promo graphic

Michael’s List to all locations and featured Blogger

Follow Michael’s on Hometalk (a home & garden social network) to enter to win a $100 Michaels gift card. Five winners will be announced on Hometalk’s Facebook page on Feb 17, after the party.


To see how Hometalk is set up you can visit At Home with The Barkers Profile!

I look forward to meeting you!

Disclaimer: I was compensated to create the project and host the party with Hometalk and Michaels. As always all opinions are my own.

Sonya Grey Signature


  1. I have a frame similar to yours but think it’s a bit bigger, also is open in back. You have just inspired me so now I know what I’ll do with it. Love your wall art, it’s great. So simple but so pretty. You always seem to make such pretty projects. It amazes me the incredible talent out in blog land. I feel privileged to be able to have access to it. I won’t have the same paper to put on mine but have something I think will work so it’s more like my own art. Someday I’d like to make one like yours.
    Happy Spring dayas

  2. This is such a cute project! I’ll bet that you will have a room full of crafters ready to make this with your help. Have fun at Michael’s on Sunday!

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