10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself

May 27th, 2013 posted by Vicki O'Dell

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

June and July are the most popular months for moving. Whether you’ve purchased a new house across town or are moving across the country for a new job it can be tricky to add art to the walls of your new abode without breaking the bank. Especially since your bank is probably already stressed from expenses related to the move.

On the other hand large expanses of blank wall can be hard to live with. It’s your home and you want it to feel like one. Here are 10 DIY wall art projects you can make yourself to fill those blank walls.

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

1. DIY Herringbone Metallic Artwork from While They Snooze

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

2. DIY Chevron Stripe Canvas Board from Southern Color

 10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

3. Paint Chip Wall Art from Liz Apple

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

4. DIY Peacock Feather Triptych from DIY Show Off

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

5. Ironstone & Tarnished Spoons Displays from Knick of Time

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

6. Pallet Headboard from Little Bits Of

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

7. Stenciled Wall Art from Suzy’s Artsy-Craftsy Sitcom

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

8. DIY Floral Wall Art With Nailhead Trim from Live Love DIY

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

9. DIY Wall Art Using Chargers from Second Chance to Dream

10 Wall Art Ideas That You Can Make Yourself by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

10. Make Easy Initial Wall Art from Mod Podge Rocks

The best part about creating your own wall art is that you can personalize your art to fit your particular tastes, the size and scale of the wall you are adding art to and the style of the home you are decorating.

No matter what your taste these 10 projects feature affordable supplies and seem relatively easy to make for the average DIYer. And the best part is that many of the supplies used can be found on the curb or the local thrift shop.

The only problem now is deciding which project to begin with!

Vicki O'Dell (5 Posts)

Vicki O'Dell is a freelance writer and designer. She has owned floral design and interior design businesses and has worked in television for HGTV, The DIY Network, PBS and more. She currently writes and works from her studio in NE Ohio and blogs at vickiodell.com a daily creative lifestyle blog where she shares craft and home decor projects as well as recipes, inspiration and her own brand of Creative Goddess wisdom.


  • Sherri Osborn

    I have been itching for something to make out of pallets… You might just have found my idea for me! Thanks for this creative list.nn1

  • Thank you for featuring my wall art!! Pinning!

  • Sarah Goldberg

    Thanks for including my DIY wall art too! Pinned! http://www.whiletheysnooze.com

    • Thanks so much for the pin love Sarah, really appreciate you sharing!

  • Laura Bray

    Love the pallet headboard! Thanks for the beautiful ideas Vicki!

  • Laura Bray

    Love the pallet headboard Vicki. Thanks for the great ideas.

  • Elizabeth & Julia

    Thank you for featuring Southern Color’s wall art! I hope your readers are inspired to make it 🙂

  • Thank You for sharing awesome ideas. I will surely try them. Visit: http://www.framemyname.co.uk/

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