I found this idea while blog hopping a week or so ago. You've probably seen many versions of it by now. The smart and uber talented Kari at Ucreate did this project and I thought it was so cute I borrowed the idea myself. This is our foyer wall that you face when you walk in. That means this is also our seasonal wall. I took three old pictures last year and repainted the white frames a flat black. So that made this project super easy. You can click here to see Kari's cute Halloween silhouette's. I love how Robyn framed and displayed them. She got the tutorial from Robyn at The Pink Peony of Le Jardin click here to see her tutorial. Thank you Kari and Robyn!!
This frames originally had beach scenes in them and last fall I painted them and add pages out of wallpaper books. Cheap and easy art. Just find old books from a wallpaper store or even a sample from the store. Lowe's used to have great borders that you could get samples of , which were perfect for smaller frames.
Cheap Thrifty art. Perfect for my budget.
I choose 3 warm
pictures wall paper scenes that reminded me of fall last year.
I have a glass panel on my front door, hence the glare.
There was one big oops. See those little dots on the wall in the photo below. I had put a little putty, like you would use in floral arrangements to keep the photos from shifting last year. Each puttied corner took off chunks of the wall or at least a few coats of paint. I really should sit something decorative in between each one to hid them. Well at least there's a chance the frames will turn back in the original direction when Halloween is over. Now what am I going to do for Thanksgiving?
Oh' and how do you like my pumpkin. I love it. It's a wonderful old paper mache pumpkin that I found. Yes you read that right found, free, nada, zip! I didn't have to look far, but I'll post more about that and my treasure load of vintage goodies later.
Hope y'all have a crisp cool fall weekend. Hugs....Tracy :)
***REMINDER: I have a few giveaways posted this week. I hope you read back a few post and enter. :)