Category Archives: Art

How to Gold Leaf on Paper {DIY Wall Art}..

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          I’m nearly finished with my master bedroom revamp.  I am so excited to get all the final projects done and see the whole room completely finished.  I need this weekend to pull everything together and … Continue reading

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Free Art Online {How to Print & Frame It}…

Free Art Online- How to Print and Frame It

    Did you guys know that there a tons of resources online for free art that you can download, print and frame?  I’m not talking about the cute little printables-I’m talking beautiful, spectacular collections that could rival any store … Continue reading

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My Love Affair with Making Chalkboards Continues {Tutorial}…

Make a Chalkboard- How to make chalkboard- how to paint glass

        Last year, I shared an easy tutorial about how to paint the existing glass in frames and turn them into beautiful chalkboards.  I mainly focused on smaller frames like those for the counter and small wall … Continue reading

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DIY Dog Silhouette Art

Dog Silhouette- Dog Silhouette Art

    My daughter Bella is out of school for the summer and we kicked off summer vacation with a fun craft today. This is one of those projects that I have been wanting to do for a long time … Continue reading

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Painted and Framed Sea Fan Collections…

Sea Fans, Painted Sea Fans, Framed Fans

        I have this thing about about sea fans.  They’re just so beautiful to me and seeing them framed on a wall reminds me of seeing them snorkeling at the bottom of the ocean, waving back and … Continue reading

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How to Make Children’s Wall Art with Spray Paint and a Canvas…

Making fun wall decor for a child’s room is one of my favorite things to do because it’s so easy and fun! Sometimes the simpliest thing used in a unique or “whimsical” way can make wonderful decor for a child’s … Continue reading

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How to Create Framed Art with Words and Text.

I’m such a word hound.  I love words, text, quotes and beautifully written songs and books. For as far back as I can remember, words have been the medium or form of creativity that speaks to me more than anything … Continue reading

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Framed Shell Collections…

I hope all of you have had a fabulous Spring Break. Our family spent the last week at the beach during the break and we brought home bags of gorgeous shells from our beach combing excursions. Maybe your family ventured … Continue reading

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Wall Art- Spray Painted Sticker Letters on Canvas …

This is one of those projects that the end result was not what I had set out to do. I love projects like this, when veering off the path and trying something crazy, actually produces something pretty cool. I can’t … Continue reading

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Make It Yourself Wall Art..

The possibilities are endless with this easy project! If you don’t free hand paint, don’t run away, I have some easy suggestions and alternatives for you in creating fun and inexpensive wall art for your home or child’s room. Hanging … Continue reading

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