One tip I’ve learned while browsing countless magazines and blogs lately is that anything can be wall art. You can frame tons of things like leftover wallpaper, fun fabrics, fancy graphic scrapbook paper….ANYTHING!
While at the post office a LONG while back, I spotted this colorful stamp set that featured one stamp for each state in the grand ol’ U.S. of A. Each stamp is truly unique and shows off the personality of each state. I held on to this funky set hoping to find a way to use it one day. It even moved across the country with me! Finally, I framed it out and used it in our guest bedroom. Kind of goes with the theme of guests traveling from other states maybe? Either way, I just love the pops of color and who knows, maybe it will be a collectors item some day.
Then, after making art for both of my sons, I was on a roll and moved on to the living room, once again using my friend PowerPoint. I’ve been looking high and low for botanicals for a large wall in our living room and couldn’t find anything that met my needs: 1) reasonable price and 2) in a size I could cheaply frame. So I decided to tinker around one day and came up with this.
I printed these at home so they were basically free and I scored the frames at Walmart for $3 each!!! Part of me thinks that I either need to 1) make the prints larger which would require a trip to Walgreens and new frames or 2) make 4 more prints for a set of 8. Hmmmmmm??? Any thoughts? Please note that the only other female in my house is of the canine persuasion so I would LOVE some feedback.Pin It