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Prim décor and Prim creations make me happy. I can’t think of any other style I would want to surround myself with. I love to imagine myself going back in time when floor cloths, wooden bowls, handmade dolls and gardening for your food is the norm.

All of my floor cloth and table runners are designed and created by me. The production of a floor cloth is time consuming and has multiple steps. I use a heavy #8 weight raw canvas.
• Stretch and smooth canvas
• Machine hem
• Prep both sides of canvas with primer
• Apply two coats of Base color
• Sand between every coat of paint
• Finally paint design
• Apply polyurethane to both sides of floor cloth.
• Up to 5 coats of polyurethane to decorative side
• Add wood polish to decorated side for added protection
**The same process is…

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  • Female
  • Born on December 12
  • Joined September 16, 2009

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Canvas, paint

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About

Prim décor and Prim creations make me happy. I can’t think of any other style I would want to surround myself with. I love to imagine myself going back in time when floor cloths, wooden bowls, handmade dolls and gardening for your food is the norm.

All of my floor cloth and table runners are designed and created by me. The production of a floor cloth is time consuming and has multiple steps. I use a heavy #8 weight raw canvas.
• Stretch and smooth canvas
• Machine hem
• Prep both sides of canvas with primer
• Apply two coats of Base color
• Sand between every coat of paint
• Finally paint design
• Apply polyurethane to both sides of floor cloth.
• Up to 5 coats of polyurethane to decorative side
• Add wood polish to decorated side for added protection
**The same process is followed with my table runners, table toppers and candle mats.
So this is what I do…after my 40 hour a week day job. I can’t wait to get on my painting clothes and get busy with a new floor cloth design. While the paint dries I retreat to my sewing machine and start working on a new doll. I do all of my own work and won’t sell anything I wouldn’t use in my own home. My biggest problem is that I have so many ideas and not enough time!

Thanks for stopping by. Feel free to contact me –
Susiewhc [!at] gmail.com
willowhollowcreations.blogspot.com
facebook.WillowHollowCreationsBySusie.com

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