Jane loves to paint, so we decided to create a specially designed, one-of-a-kind art piece for Hubby’s birthday wrapping paper. This is just as easy as the simplest homemade wrapping paper we made for my Valentine’s Day present to myself, but a little messier. And, the results are a lot splashier!
First, we headed to the easel and painted over our existing crayon drawings.
Then, we set Jane’s painting aside to dry.
Finally, we wrapped Hubby’s present and voila:
A gift beautifully wrapped in vibrant Matisse-like handpainted paper! Hubby kept the paper instead of throwing it out, so I know we had a hit.
We also made Hubby this handmade card and cardholder from specialty cardstock: