1) Paint the canvas all crazy 2) Use painter's tape to create a herringbone pattern with some missing 3) Paint over the canvas in white 4) Remove tape and voila!
Another pattern I am loving in 2012 is Herringbone. It's classic, but if you blow it up it takes on a very modern vibe. (My husband also loves it in his dress slacks!) Fine or bold, large or small, you can find inspiration for floors, walls, beds, furniture and more in these 16 great links.…
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paint whole canvas color you want the pattern to be--then lay down tape in the pattern, paint over in background color, remove tape