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Do you have that empty wall space and you don’t know what to do with it – how to occupy it properly? The default go-to option is always to hang pictures, but there’s a lot more to a well-decorated wall than that. If you’re looking for DIY wall art ideas, you’ve come to the right place.
If you’d instead make your crafts than buy them, here are 35 DIY wall art ideas for you to choose from. Most of these come with tutorials so you’ll have no difficulties to replicate them at home.
Tassel garlands made of simple wrapping paper is not an ordinary decor idea, and it won’t always work but experiment with it to add some boho element to your decor.
Paper Flower Medallion
Turn an old book into these beautiful paper flower medallions to embellish your walls. It can work as a temporary decor option for a special occasion or even as a permanent decor feature.
Herringbone Canvas Art
What’s so great about DIY canvas art is that you’ll always get unique art specific to your style and it’s not a difficult thing to do even if you’re not an artist (if you follow a tutorial like this one).
Stenciled DIY Wall Art
Another great way to create beautiful DIY wall art is using stencils. This tutorial shows you how to use this beautiful pattern “Charlotte.”
Paint Stick Starburst Mirror
If you’d like to make a statement accent, how about this DIY sunburst mirror frame. All you need is a bunch of paint sticks, paint and a bit of craftiness.
Layered Burlap Monogram
To make your home decor a little bit more personal, make this monogram after your name or the name of your loved ones.
Spray Paint Art
Creating canvas art is so simple when you have a can of spray paint and use some creativity.
Fired Ink Art
Here’s another technique to create wonderful art that will always come out unique and beautiful.
If you want to add some more glamour with your DIY wall art, create this fabulous floral monogram. It will look extra classy if you can get an excellent vintage picture frame to go with it.
Abstract Art with a Golden Touch
This tutorial shows you how to create abstract art with some depth. It’s perfect if you need to add some color to match your color scheme of the room.
When it comes to decorating a wall, it’s not always just about the looks; it can be functional too. Adding a chalkboard can provide you with space that is dynamic and ever changing with little drawings or random notes.
The list wouldn’t be complete without whimsical ideas for wall decor. And this silverware artwork indeed is whimsical. Create and hang it on the wall to surprise.
Fabric Bulletin Boards
As functional as it is beautiful, this projects allows you to create round fabric boards to pin your notes on. Or leave it as art – it’s a great way to display those beautiful fabric patterns.
Fruit Print Art
Fruit patterns make great natural art and it’s so simple to make that even the very beginners can do it.
Fabric Canvas Art
There are so many wonderful fabric prints and patterns that it would be a shame not to use them on display as wall art. So here’s the easiest way to do it.
Yarn Letter Art
If you’re up for letter art and signs, this is one of the easiest ways to create it from cardboard and yarn.
Painted Wood Sign
Wood signs give that rustic farmhouse style element and if that’s the look you’re going for, you can easily create any variation of it following this tutorial.
Birch Tree Painting
This birch tree painting is much easier to make than it looks, and it seems really good.
This project takes some skill, but it’s a beautiful idea to make use of old CDs and create whimsical statement DIY wall art.
Boom Art Sculpture
This art sculpture project makes a powerful statement and if that’s what you’re looking for then here’s how to make it.
This beautiful DIY dreamcatcher works to create an accent wall in the bedroom and as a headboard at the same time — a lovely and quite an unconventional idea.
Clip Board Art
Here’s a brilliant idea for easily changeable print art – using a clipboard as a frame.
Pebble DIY Wall Art
Can you see this wall decor idea with rocks and a tree branch in your bathroom?
Enlarged Family Photography
A fantastic idea for an oversized print art using a split photo that is meaningful to you. It certainly makes a strong statement.
Washi Tape DIY Wall Art
Washi tape is a very easy way to create beautiful wall art yourself without having to commit to painting or decals.
This is just a great play of colors of the room color scheme and the gallery of framed prints that complement it so well.
Gold Spray Paint Canvas Art
Here’s an idea for when you want to create something modern yourself. You don’t have to be an artist to create this.
These decals create an instant bohemian vibe.
Old Pieces of Vinyl for DIY Wall Art
If you have some old vinyl records, look for wall art no further – here’s how you can create beautiful decorations with the help of some decals.
Geometric Wall Paint
Try playing with paint and geometric shapes. This idea for an accent wall adds a lot of depth to the room.
Tube Balls DIY Wall Art
Quite a playful idea to decorate a wall with translucent tubes filled with miniature balls.
Floral Arrangement DIY Wall Art
This can be a temporary statement wall decor idea for a dinner party, or you can keep it permanently if done using faux plant leaves.
Washi Tape Letter Art
Another great idea to use washi tape for a quick wall accent.
Pattern DIY Wall Art
This pattern certainly adds depth to the room, and guess what, you can achieve a similar effect with washi tape too.
Split Frame DIY Wall Art
Split frame art makes a statement like nothing else.