Discarded Wall Art Goes Glam with Feathers

vintage wall art embroidered geese

When Bethany of Pitter and Glink spotted this framed goose embroidery art, she was drawn to it for two reasons.  First, her grandmother loved geese.  And second, oval frames are hard to come by!  She snatched this one right up for 50 cents, gees and all.

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Aircraft Turbine Parts to Mirror Art

Decor Sanity aircraft parts before

Jen blogs at Decor Sanity.  While thrifting one day, she came across these metal industrial rings.  Jen was fascinated, realizing that, “They are both turbine pieces, part of the engine on an airplane.”

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Thrift Art to Chic Art

House by Hoff art before

April blogs at House by Hoff.  She came across one of these framed sampler prints at one Goodwill store…and then found the exact same print at a different Goodwill!  What are the chances?

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Assemblage Art Angels

Petticoat Junction hardware before

Kathy from Petticoat Junktion has shown us her amazing collection of vintage hardware before.  Let’s check in and see what her latest fun project is, using pieces from her collection.

Petticoat Junction hardware before

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Newspaper Canvas Art

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Wall décor can be pricey, so I always love DIY art that doesn’t cost much (if anything at all). This newspaper wall canvas by Dom at Crafted isn’t only inexpensive to create, it’s also a green craft that repurposes newspaper. Dom created her artwork by twisting strips of newspaper into little rosettes and gluing them {…Read More…}

Fall Toilet Paper Roll Art

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Bonnie from Revolutionaries had been saving up her toilet paper and paper towel rolls to try her hand at making some TP art. You wouldn’t think anything beautiful could come out of the plain brown rolls! Bonnie was inspired to combine a couple of other elements into her art, creating a natural scene of fall {…Read More…}

Flower Toilet Paper Roll Art

Even after seeing countless creations made from toilet paper and paper towel rolls, I am still amazed at the beauty that can come from them. Lavender Girl formed her cardboard rolls to look like flowers. She then glued them into a frame and painted the whole shebang black. Isn’t it crazy how it looks like {…Read More…}

Sea Shell Art

Okay, so maybe shells aren’t exactly trash, but they are free and may very well be sitting by the bagful in your garage from countless beach trips. This was the case for Kim from Sand and Sisal who is a regular guest of North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Kim turned some shells from her extensive collection {…Read More…}