13 Lovely pieces of wall art you can easily make yourself
Finding the perfect piece of art to hang on your wall can be a painful (and pricey) process. Dress up your home by decorating with DIY wall art that adds a personal touch to your decor, without having to make the commitment of large, expensive artwork.
1. Framed gold leaf monogram art
Mix it with a succulent or hang it in your wall gallery; this DIY gold leaf monogram art adds a simple touch of gold to your decor.
Image: BrittanyMakes via 6th Street Design School
2. Ombre quote on wood
Grab that old piece of scrap wood from your garage and transform it into a pretty piece of art. Find out how to create your own ombre-painted quote art in only 15 minutes, here.
Image: Sarah Hearts
3. Miniature mounted menagerie
Join the gold animal taxidermy trend by turning these tiny toys into home decor. Metallic spray paint, a picture frame and a hot glue gun are all you need to complete this art project.
Image: Harpers Happenings
4. USA wood pallet art
There's no better way to repurpose old pallets of wood than turning them into art. With an outline of the USA on top of a chevron-painted pattern, this DIY pallet art has a natural weathered look, with a whole lot of personality.
Image: It's Just Laine
5. Bubble canvas art
If you're looking for a super-easy DIY art project that you can do with your kids, then this bubble art is for you! This DIY wall art uses colorful tissue paper, acrylic paint and Mod Podge to bring a plain white canvas to life.
Image: Mr. Handsomeface Blog
6. Framed scarf wall art
For the vintage collector and thrift store hunter, look no further for your next wall art piece. Get creative by using items from around your home, like this DIY wall art that dresses up a bare corner by framing a cut-up patterned scarf.
Image: Honey Sweet Home
7. Geometric shapes painting
Mimic your favorite designer painting by creating your own knockoff. Inspired by a professional, but personalized by your own touch, this DIY art is sure to impress your friends!
Image: Dans le Lakehouse
8. Chevron paint chip art
Give your walls a burst of color with this chevron-patterned rainbow art made from paint chips.
Image: Love Hue Home
9. You & me wood board
With a little stain, paint, vinyl and Mod Podge you can create your own custom piece of art, like this wooden barn-door style board DIY project.
Image: House of Hepworths
10. Fish scale wall art
Bring an eye-catching texture to your walls with this shiny DIY fish scale art. With a piece of plywood, card stock and a hot glue gun, you can make this shiny art for under $30!
Image: Let's Go Sunning
11. Quotes on canvas
Feature your favorite quote in a creative way with this DIY art project that is a collage of torn magazine pages with a thick coat of white paint on top. Get the full tutorial for this DIY canvas art here.
12. Purple chevron wall art
Create your own majestic masterpiece with the help of masking tape and acrylic paints on a canvas. This colorful DIY chevron art can be easily made with scattered brush strokes and careful peeling.
Image: Laura Wadsworth
13. Gold leaf map art
Frame the world on your walls with this DIY gold leaf map art that would look flawless framed above your bar cart or bed!
Image: Sugar & Cloth
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