Ingo Maurer Zettel Light

DianaDecoration, Design, Wall Art

Ingo Maurer Zettel'z Light

Ingo Maurer Zettel Light I coveted this amazing Ingo Maurer Zettel light for many years. Finally we treated ourselves bought it. Yay!   The light comes with no instructions or help with how to style it, so I have documented what I did here. Assembly My electrician installed the light fitting, following the instructions in the box.  Leaving me to have fun with … Read More

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Kids Wall Art Ideas

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Wall Art

Kids Wall Art Ideas

Kids Wall Art Ideas We have a weekend cottage for when we need to get out of London.  The kids share a bedroom.  There were lots of white walls to fill, so I painted some kids wall art – quick and easy canvases to fill up the expanse of blank walls. The first one is a world featuring  London, our … Read More

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Stars and Stripes Wall Art using recycled and vintage stamps

Diana4th July, Crafts, Decoration, Recycled, Seasons, Wall Art

Stars and Stripes Wall Art Using Recycled and Vintage Stamps This Stars and Stripes Wall Art was made using vintage and recycled stamps, PVA glue (modge podge) and a truck load of patience.  It was one of the first wall art projects I made a few years ago, and it involved sifting through thousands and thousands of  vintage stamps to find … Read More

DianaStars and Stripes Wall Art using recycled and vintage stamps

Pop Art Canvas Marmite Jar From Recycled Paint Chip Cards

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Recycled, Wall Art

Marmite Pop Art

Pop Art Canvas Marmite Jar From Recycled Paint Chip Cards The strap line for Marmite has always been “Love it or Hate it”.  To be honest, I am fairly ambivalent to the taste. I like it with cheesy toast, but find a little goes a long way.  I am however very drawn to its visual branding.  Its very pop art … Read More

DianaPop Art Canvas Marmite Jar From Recycled Paint Chip Cards

Sandpiper Painting on Mini Canvas

DianaDecoration, Wall Art

Sandpiper Painting on Mini Canvas

Sandpiper Painting on Mini Canvas I made this little sandpiper painting on a mini canvas a while back.  It’s finally up on the wall in the kitchen of our holiday cottage.   We have so many blank walls to fill, and definitely not bottomless pockets, so theres going to be a lot of DIY wall art and cheap decorating ideas on the … Read More

DianaSandpiper Painting on Mini Canvas