So this canvas has certainly made the rounds! It started out as my friend Debra's, and it looked like this:
Then when they moved into a different apartment, it didn't match her bedroom decor anymore so she simply painted over the red to match her walls. Quick and easy solution, and I even blogged about it (hence the before and after text on the photos!).
So now comes Debra moving once again, but this time to Canada. She doesn't want to take everything with her and tries to sell her canvas. No takers. Phew! I inherited it with a "do whatever you want with this thing!". Woo hoo! I painted it with my soon-to-be-trademark Lotus stencil and it looked like this in my display during my open house craft show last weekend: