10 Effective DIY Wall Art Ideas

Finding the right decorations for your own home can be very difficult especially if you don’t have any idea where to start.  It would be especially hard if you don’t have money to spend on decorations particularly for your walls.  Fortunately, this article will help you solve your problems by giving you some tips and ideas regarding DIY wall art.

Hopefully, after reading this article you will be able to create easy to do art pieces that you can hang on the wall of your home to make it look cozier than ever before.

Rugs and Fabric

Rug on a Wall


One of the easiest ways for you to create personalized wall art is to hang different types of fabric or rugs on your wall.  If you have old curtains that would still be usable, you can spruce them up by soaking them in dye to create new shades of color for any space in your house.

Homemade Art Pieces

Homemade Wall Art


If you yourself have an artistic flair or if you have children who like to draw, perhaps you can surprise them by hanging some of their own artwork in their room walls.  You can also use a room wall in your house as your own canvas and make a lovely mural. Or take a shower curtain and staple it onto a homemade frame like this one!

Crafts On The Wall

Crafts on a wall

If you’re into arts and crafts, you can very well make your own wall décor.  Here is a picture of tissue paper wall art pieces that were used as decorative ornaments for the children’s room.

Your Own Dream Wall

Dream Wall

You can also take this opportunity to create your very own dream wall.  Some people use the wall as their own bulletin board.  You can hang pictures of your dream house as well as posters of your favorite musical artists, singers and actors.  People that you aspire to become or things that you want to achieve in life.

Lyrics or Quotes

Quotes on a Wall


In connection with this, you can also post your favourite lyrics and/or quotes that inspire you throughout your day.  You can even make it as colorful as you want.

Working with Different Shapes And Sizes

Stencil Wall art

As an artist, you can use your knowledge of the many different shapes and sizes to enhance the beauty of your wall and of your room.  From Chevron décor to stencil artwork, you can even make it a fun activity for the whole family to enjoy.

The Scarf Wall Art

Framed Scarf Wall Decoration

If you have old scarves that you think are out of style and can’t be used anymore as an article of clothing, why don’t you frame them and hang them on your wall.  That will certainly give your room a different look.

Cute Animal Wall Art

Animal Wall Sticker


For your children’s bedroom, you can either paint or hang different animal pictures in different shapes, colors and sizes to capture your child’s  eye.  It will certainly make their own room more lively to see.

The Texture Art Piece

African Baskets Textured WAll Art Idea

You can also use different kinds of material in your artwork.  From a string to yarns of different colors, you can surely make different texture pieces for your walls in the future.

Enlarging Your Old Photographs

Family Photo Wall Decor

Having your old photographs scanned and enlarged can also serve as a good piece of wall art.  You can either turn it into a wallpaper and cover the full expanse of the wall or you can cover sections of the wall with different photo collages.  Either way, this will be a great way for you to honor your memories and pictures as well.



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