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

7 DIY deco tips to bring summer to your home

Allgemein, SUMMER

Summer is a state of mind. To bring summer to your home every day (even if it is raining), you can decorate your home with refreshing summer deco. Below you can find 7 DIY deco tips #tobringSUMMERtoyourHOME. Each tip is linked to an easy step by step guide to help you to get the best results.

#Tip 1 – DIY Palm Picture mad of straws

#Tip 2 – DIY Wall Tattoo Golden Pineapple

#Tip 3 – DIY Strawberry sculpture made of straws

 

#Tip 4 – DIY Pineapple Showcase

#Tip 5 – DIY Flamingo Print

#Tip 6 – DIY 3D Ice Cream Painting

#Tip 7 – DIY Fan made of Straws

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 – #1 Palm picture

Allgemein, Geometric Paintings, Paintings, SUMMER

I don’t know how you feel, but I am still not in summer mood yet. I have no big vacation planned in the next few weeks and the weather in Hamburg is rather mixed. At the same time I am craving for a feeling of ease, joy and fun. As I can’t change the weather, I want to bring this feeling inside my home. This is why I prepared 7 DIY projects for the next seven days. Get inspired to #bringsummertoyourhome.

  1. Source of inspiration

I created a summer mood-board on Pinterest to collect all the interior ideas that inspired me for my seven DIY projects. Furthermore, I found 5 handmade products that could immediately bring summer to your home or get inspired by MONOQI.

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  1. Required supplies

MoneyHot Glue Gun sticks: 9,61€ / 20 pieces = 0,24€ per palm picture (1/2 piece)

MoneyDrinking Straw: 0,57€ / (21cm x 35 = 735 cm) = 1,14€ / 1470 cm per palm picture

MoneyCanvas 30 x 30 cm = 1,98€ per palm picture

Total palm picture: 3,36€

search v2 Where to find: 

Søstrene Grene – Drinking Straws

Amazon – Hot Glue GunAmazon – Hot Glue Gun Sticks

NANU-NANA – Acrylic paint & canvas

  1. DIY – Step by Step
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DIY step by step – Plam picture

Zeit 240 minutes

4. Results

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DIY Palm Picture – Bring summer to your home

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DIY Palm Picture – Bring summer to your home

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

 




Bring SUMMER to your HOME – 5 DIY Summer Interior ideas

Allgemein, SUMMER

The summer is not there yet?  Outside it is raining. We can’t change the weather, but we can change the summer feeling in our heart. So it might help, if you bring the summer to your home. I found 5 inspirational DIY ideas to pimp up your home for the summer!

#bringsummertoyourhome

1. Paper Flamingo Toolkit

2. Pineapple Pillow GOLD

3. Signpost to the beach

4. Wall tattoo – Sex on the Beach

 

5. Art Print – Palm

You can find all my DIY-Summer Interior Ideas on Pinterest. Which idea did you like most?