BRING SUMMER TO YOUR HOME – #5 DIY Flamingo Print

Allgemein, Organic Paintings, Paintings, SUMMER

“Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons”

If you want something special for your home, you may like the fifth DIY project in my small summer series to #bringsummertoyourhome. This DIY Flamingo Print is an eye-catcher and really stands out in your living room. Using a stamp brings a high number of flexibility to you. Follow the easy step by step instructions to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration

On my summer mood-board on Pinterest you can find an “outstanding” flamingo poster as well as a really nice DIY Paper Flamingo.

  1. Required supplies

MoneyLinoleum block: 1,70€ / block = 1,70€ per print

MoneyAcrylic Paint: 12,20€ / 10 tubes = 0,41€ per print

MoneyCardboard: 0,30€ / paper = 0,30€ per print

Total cost per print = 2,41€

search v2 Where to find: 

Modulor – Linoleum blockModulor – Cutting tool

Modulor – Acrylic Paint

Modulor – Cardboard

3. DIY – Step by Step

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DIY Flamingo Print – Step by step instructions

Zeit 180 minutes

4. Results

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DIY Flamingo Print

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DIY Flamingo Print

Are you already in summer mood? What do you do to bring summer to your home? Leave your comment or share your pictures with me on Instagram or Facebook: #bringsummertoyourhome

BRING SUMMER TO YOUR HOME – #3 Strawberry sculpture made of straws

Allgemein, Decor, SUMMER, Wall Sculpture

“Happiness is… a basket of fresh strawberries”

We are continuing our third day in a fruitful way: After the pineapple wall tattoo yesterday, today’s DIY project is a strawberry sculpture. A summer without vanilla ice-cream and strawberries, is literally no summer for me. So we can’t miss strawberries, when we want to #bringsummertoyourhome.

  1. Source of inspiration

My summer mood-board on Pinterest gives you some fruitful inspirations such as a strawberry art print.

  1. Required supplies

MoneyHot Glue Gun sticks: 9,61€ / 20 pieces = 0,17€ per sculpture (1/3 piece)

MoneyDrinking Straw: 0,57€ / (21cm x 35 = 735 cm) = 0,10€ / 121,5 cm per sculpture

Strawberry fruit (in red): 10 x 5 cm / 5 x 1,5 cm / 10 x 2,5 cm

Stem (in green): 8 x 4 cm / 6 x 1,5 cm / 1 x 8 cm

Money Nylon thread: 2,42€ / 100m = 0,05€ / ~2m

Total strawberry sculpture: 0,32€

search v2 Where to find: 

Søstrene Grene – Drinking Straws

Amazon – Hot Glue GunAmazon – Hot Glue Gun Sticks

modulor – Nylon thread

3. DIY – Step by Step

DIY Strawberry sculpture @ artCREATORblog.com #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Strawberry sculpture

Zeit 180 minutes

4. Results

DIY Strawberry sculpture @ artCREATORblog.com #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Strawberry sculpture

DIY Strawberry sculpture @ artCREATORblog.com #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Strawberry sculpture

Are you already in summer mood? What do you do to bring summer to your home? Leave your comment or share your pictures with me on Instagram or Facebook: #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Herb Garden

Allgemein, Decor, Herb Garden

In my city apartment I have no garden. I only have a small balcony. After the long winter, there were no flowers, plants or herbs left. So I wanted to find something green that would pimp-up my balcony. In my easy DIY 4 step approach I demonstrate how I created my own little herb garden.

  1. Source of inspiration

This time I got inspired by the season. Everythin is turning green these days and I wanted some spring at my home.

2. Required supplies

Required supplies - Herb garden

Required supplies – Herb garden

Money Wooden box: 2,62€ per box ( you can also take a fruit box from the supermarket, e.g. oranges)

Money Masking tape:  5 roles for 6,99€ = 1,40€ per role = ~0,05€ per box

Money Acrylic paint: 2,50€ per bottle = ~0,05€ per painting

Money Branch: 0,00€ (in the forest)

Total cost = 2,72€ (excluding herbs)

search v2 Where to find: 

Amazon – Wooden box

Amazon – Decormatt Acrylic Paint

Amazon – Masking tape gift box Kamoi Paper

3. DIY – Step by Step

Part I

DIY step by step - Herb garden for your home

DIY step by step – Herb garden Part I

Part II

DIY Herb Garden for your home

DIY Herb Garden – Part II

Zeit 30 minutes

4. Results

DIY Herb Garden

DIY Herb Garden