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 PAINTING WITH PAPER TAPE – PINK DIAMOND

Geometric Paintings, Paintings

The last couple of weeks were really stressful at work due to year end closing. So I was searching for painting techniques that are fast and easy. The solution was painting with paper tape. In my easy DIY 4 step appraoch, I show you one example to bring variety to your home quickly.

  1. Source of inspiration

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Kristina Dam Studio | Graphic objects & my DIY Inspiration pinboard

2. Materials needed

DIY MATERIALS PAITING WITH PAPER TAPE - PINK DIAMOND

DIY MATERIALS PAITING WITH PAPER TAPE – PINK DIAMOND

Money Canvas 20 x 20 cm: 1,48€

Money Paper Poetry Tape: 2,99€ / 10m = 0,01 per paiting

 

Total cost per painting = ~1,49€

search v2 Where to find:

Idee – Online shop paper tape

Amazon – WASHI tape

 

3. DIY – Step by Step

DIY step by step PAINTING WITH PAPER TAPE - PINK DIAMOND

DIY step by step PAINTING WITH PAPER TAPE – PINK DIAMOND

Zeit5-10 minutes

4. Results

DIY PAINTING WITH PAPER TAPE - PINK DIAMOND

DIY PAINTING WITH PAPER TAPE – PINK DIAMOND