Stenciling a carpet, rug or floor can be just the thing to liven up your home or patio!  It's simple to do for the DIYers, and, in some instances, you can hire a local artist if you want to take it to the next level.  Stenciling appeals to all kinds of folks because it deals [...]

One trend that has emerged is stenciling in the home, walls and ceilings, as well as just about any thing you can think of, like curtains and tablecloths, and other drop cloth items, as well as furniture, door frames, you name it!  And, the great thing about stenciling is that you can DIY it, or [...]

Top 5 Pinterest Gallery Wall Ideas Pinboards

Pinterest photo display

Thinking of putting up a gallery wall in your home, town home, condo or apartment?  Gallery wall displays are popular interior decorating concepts. With so many great ways to display family and personal photos, pictures, general photos, and even paintings and prints people need good layout ideas for even the most unique places such as [...]

Pinterest kinkade snow

Nobody captures the emotional warmth of Christmas time better in their artwork than Thomas Kinkade. Look at most any Thomas Kinkade masterwork and you will notice these similarities: a suburb artistic rendering of natural and man-made lighting along with contrasting elements of shadow (chiaroscuro) and either natural landscape settings or man-made structures like homes, cottages, chapels and [...]

how to create beautiful calligraphy

There is an art called "Calligraphy," and there is a breed of artists called "Calligraphers".  Their artwork is founded in an art that is 100s of years old and is practiced in many different countries.  Calligraphers use unique tools to create their beautiful artwork, from different types of pens, pencils, markers, and brushes, to special [...]

wall art ideas Pinterest

When it comes to displaying art in the house, some of us are kind of haphazard about it, tossing things here and there, while others could get hired at an art gallery because of the exquisite placement of our artwork.  I have collected here the Top 5 Displaying Art in the House Pinboards that will [...]

ways to display kids artwork Pinterest

It used to be that when our children presented us with their artwork from school or their playroom, we would stick it on the fridge with an oversized magnet or figure out some way to hang it on the wall.  Well, with the collection of these Top 5 Displaying Children's Art in the Home Pinterest [...]

free Martin Luther King resources Pinterest

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday of January each year to honor one of America’s greatest leaders. Dr. King lead the civil rights movement in the 1960′s and was a guiding light of hope and inspiration for all human beings who felt oppressed, segregated, and disenfranchised. Dr. Martin Luther [...]