lampada con ramo di albero

Nature and light

Lighting in a house is very important. Both from a health and aesthetic point of view. During my walks in the woods I look for tree branches of different sizes to make lamps. The lamps are lighting with battery-operated garlands, inserted in a different using the vases we like best. They are very easy to …

diffusori di essenze

Essences diffusers

Who doesn’t like having a home scented with essences? There are many essences on the market, some even soluble with affordable prices. But often the essences diffusers are simple and cheap, or decorative but a little more expensive. The solution? Recycle containers that are suitable for use, paint and decorate them as you see fit …

Decorative Lamps

Decorative lamp shades

The lamp shade is the part that wears the most of a lamp. Regardless of the material with which it was made, after a few years of use, it must be changed. Or not? Not necessarily. Here are two lampshades I made for my home. For this one I used a jute, wool belt and …

pennelli

Recycle to create

I don’t like this picture anymore… So I turned it into this! I used spray paint, tempera, liquid glue, glittered stones and a lot of imagination. And I have a lot of fun. The idea was to create a sort of abstract universe … what do you think did I do it? Recycle, create and …

Pictures made by shelves

Shelf or paintings?

After setting up a bookcase I have 5 shelves left. What to do with them? I decided to create small paintings to my living room. I used shells, sand and small stones. For the color I used specific paint for wood and ceramic paint. I glued with hot silicone and blue glitter glue. These shelves …

Immagine quadro Dalì

A sip of Dalì

In 2009,in Barcelona, ​​I bought a Salvador Dalì diary. Some time ago I found it in a box of memories and I had the desire to decorate wall of my house with the pages with the paintings of Salvador Dalì. But how to turn pages into pictures? I had the idea of ​​using plastic straws …

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Learning with Pinterest

When I’m looking for some ideas, the first app I use is Pinterest. I find it very useful, especially the many tutorials from which I learned some drawning techniques. One of my first “shell paintings” was inspired by an image found on Pinterest. I started it during the spring 2020 lock-down, using the shells and …

Camera da letto marinara

Seafaring bedroom

I like furniture magazines from which I get a lot of tips and ideas. In particular, I love the houses decorated in a seafaring style. So I decided to decorate my bedroom in this style. For the paintings I used recycled plywood, repainted and adorned with shells. I painted the bottles and turned some jars …

Fire

Not just barbecue

I love to eat barbecue food so when we make the embers we only use wood. Sometimes I find pieces of plywood with a rectangular or square shape in the wood bags. And while my husband thinks about how to burn them, I think about how to convert them into paintings. I have adorned the …

Framework for hanging earings in a shape of moon

Wall jewelery holder

Over the years between purchases and gifts, I have accumulated many earrings, necklaces, bracelets, pendants and rings. I kept them in wooden boxes and the necklaces were presented with many knots, moreover, I spent a lot of time pairing the earrings. So I thought of creating wall jewelry boxes with pieces of polystyrene, painted and …