Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Family A' Faire


Here is a peek at one of the projects I have been working on for our master bedroom re-do.
The ceiling is low in this room, but our bed is tall, so the space in between is narrow. I wanted something colorful, but not overpowering, something personal but inexpensive, something just right for that space.


Being inpatient and having about $1 to spend on the project, I made this family portrait, decoupaging it all on the back of a cabinet door, using papers from banner making, scalloped circles cut in half, die cuts for the large birds (my Sweet Man and I ) and this pattern from Martha for the small birds (Miles & Wylie.)


I have titled it Family A'Faire and it makes me smile every time I walk in to our room!

(ps - did you notice the new wall color??? more bedroom pics coming soon, still have a few things to finish up!)

13 comments:

  1. OH MY WORD(s)!!!! Precious! Priceless! Perfect!
    Adore it!

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  2. These are just sooo adorable!!!! You are very creative!

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  3. Oh man! That's like my favorite thing ever that you've made. And what a perfect fit and place for it. Very cool!

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  4. I have recently discovered your blog. Love it.

    I have also recently discovered a love for birdy things. Like your totally cute cool bird picture. Seriously?! How cute is that?!?

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  5. I love art the means something...this is perfect!

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  6. adorable! your house looks like such a fun and happy place to be!

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  7. Love the Birds!

    And all your colors are so happy and calming at the same time.

    Great little project with stuff you already had :)

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  8. That is too sweet!! Love your bedroom color. It reminds me of my old MB color-Billowing Clouds-don't you just love that name??
    Can't wait to see the rest!!
    Elise

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  9. What a creative and inspiring idea! Girl, you just rock!

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  10. EEEEEKKK!!! Can you hear me squealing? I love your family portrait! So darned cute! So original! So inspiring! xo-Mel

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  11. Your Family A Faire is great! It makes me smile too! Jackie

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ok, really. tell me the truth... do these comments make me look fat?

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