DIY art projects are a cheap and effective way to decorate the home or make gifts that will last a lifetime. This particular video shows us an amazing way to make an at-home canvas picture. To me, there's something about a canvas picture that really brings a photo to life, but I don't always want to take the time or spend the money to have one professionally made. After watching this, I won't have to worry about that any more.

Watch as she takes you through the simple steps of adhering the selected photo to a canvas and covering the photo with mod podge for that canvas-textured look. We love cost-saving DIY tricks and thought this was just too clever not to share with everyone.

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