I have some wonderful little art projects I’ve been cataloging and pinning lately. Might be a little ambitious, but I’m feeling bold. So I’m going to outline my thoughts here on The Salvaged so that I will hold myself to it!
The first is inspired by this:
Anyhow- I am a nose-in-book kind of girl and I could not love this more. The vintage feel of Penguin Books just rocks my world, but putting a personal spin on it just ups the ante. It’s just what I need for my library wall! I’m thinking of messing around with some shades of green for mine. And speaking of green, can I just freak out over this for a moment?
Yeah. Kishani Perera, you might be my muse. Ok moving on, but seriously.
The next project I’m considering is a truly abstract painting, inspired by this:
The scale of this is just amazing- and I love the simple frame! The rest of this room starts feeling a little 80s the more I stare at it? Below is a great tutorial also inspired by this shot! Click the picture to jump to the how-to from Dans le Townhouse. I’m thinking I might do a grey version. Or maybe navy. And I may build a frame out for it.
The last is a little marquis letter like this, from Sideshow Sign Co.:
Here’s a tutorial that looks great! Click the pic to jump to Kara Paslay Designs:
I love coming up with a fun, personalized spin on things that have inspired me. For me, it’s not about totally copying these, but using them as a starting point! There is so much inspiration around, so I can’t wait to give these a try!