Anchor and Rope Beach Tote

Anchor and Rope Beach Tote

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 24th 2014

Everyone always loves going to the beach, create this cute bag to accessorize with and carry your belongings..


    • scissors
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • medium/large canvas tote bag
    • jute or hemp cord
    • tracing & transfer paper
    • pen



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Start with picking fabric to match your tote.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a 3/4" Flat brush to create a lose scalloped border using Blue Haven. Rinse brush.
    4. Use a pen on the back of the fabric to trace and transfer anchor design.
    5. Use scissors to cut out anchor.
    6. Instruction #4
    7. Then use scissors to cut twelve pieces of Jute for your border and then a smaller piece to fit with the scale of your anchor.
    8. Instruction #5
    9. Use a 3/4" Flat brush to apply Fabric Decoupage to attach the anchor and small piece of Jute. Follow label instructions and intertwine the jute and the anchor. Rinse brush.
    10. Instruction #6
    11. Then attach your borders using three pieces per side. If thick Jute apply a heave will dry clear!
    12. Instruction #7


    Anchor Pattern