Today I headed to the Dollar Tree in town. My parents have had a lot of clients rant and rave about how much nice stuff they had, and since I had seen some neat projects on Pinterest that people used things they found from the dollar store, I thought what the heck! One of the projects I had wanted to do was make decorative balls (http://pinterest.com/pin/120260252520219434/) and the blogger used wiffle balls that she got from the dollar store. So I was on the hunt!
Well I never did end up finding wiffle balls but I found these mirrors. It reminded me of a project I had seen (of course on Pinterest). So I grabbed up all they had of this design:
So when I got home it came to me, I would use it on my fabric covered canvases. So I did a tester one today to see if I liked it. I used a paint brush and painted one of the mirrors and then scraped off the excess paint off the mirror itself. There has to be an easier way but for now that's how I did it. The I measured the best I could to center the mirror and drew with a pencil to mark where to attach the mirror. Then I used my handy glue gun and went to town with some glue! I am hoping it will hold up but only time will tell. So here is the result: