DIY PRINTMAKING TECHNIQUES – #3 POTATO PRINTS PART II

Allgemein, Gift cards, Paintings, Printmaking

Summer is a state of mind. Share your positive vibes with a friend by sending him a palm postcard. I made this DIY card with an easy printmaking technique: potato printing. You just need a potato and a knife. Follow my easy step by step approach to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration

I collected some inspirational pins on Pinterest about printmaking techniques and some nice little things that helps to to bring summer to your home.

  1. Required supplies

MoneyPost cards: 1,79€ / 25 cards = 0,07€ per card

MoneyAcrylic Paint: 3,00€ / 120ml = 0,13€ per card

MoneyPotato 0,35€/ 1kg: = 0,02€

Total cost per card = 0,22 €

search v2 Where to find: 
modulor – Acrylic Paint

3. DIY – Step by Step

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DIY Printmaking Step by step – Palm leaves

Zeit 30 minutes

4. Results

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DIY Printmaking with potatoes – Palm leaves

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DIY Printmaking with potatoes

Free Gift Cards – #bringsummertoyourhome

Allgemein, SUMMER

Are you still not in summer mood?

Do you miss some summer décor for your home?

Or do you want to share your summer feeling with family & friends?

 

Then get 2 summer gift cards for free via email:

 

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Summer Gift Card – Flamingo

Strawberry

Summer gift card – Strawberry

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 – #4 Pineapple showcase

Allgemein, Decor, SUMMER

“ADVENTURE may hurt you, but MONOTONY will kill you.”

Do you sometimes feel bored by your interior design? The fourth DIY project to #bringsummertoyourhome might help you to get away from monotony. A wooden showcase can be easily decorated in different ways to bring some variety into your home. For the summer season, I have chosen a pineapple wrapping paper. This can be easily exchanged once the summer is over. Follow the easy step by step instructions to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration

My summer mood-board on Pinterest gives youa variety of sunny ideas.

2. Required supplies

MoneyWrapping paper: 0,98€ / 70 x 200cm = ~0,03€ per 19,5  x 19,5 cm

MoneyWooden Showcase: 5,58€ per piece

Total cost per showcase = 5,61€

search v2 Where to find: 

Søstrene Grene – Wrapping paper

Søstrene Grene – Wooden Showcase

3. DIY – Step by Step

DIY Pineapple Showcase @ artCREATORblog.com #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Pineapple Showcase

Zeit 15 minutes

4. Results

DIY Pineapple Showcase @ artCREATORblog.com #bringsummertoyourhome

DIY Pineapple Showcase

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