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Impatient by Julien Denoyer

Impatient by Julien Denoyer. Affordable art From Etsy here: 5×7 for $10 (free shipping) or 8×12 for $16. “This photograph is printed by a professional photo lab on Semi-Gloss (Satin Finish) Fujicolor professional paper or by a third party lab in the US on Kodak Professional Photo Paper (Satin).”

Seven DIY Matchbox Crafts

Seven DIY Matchbox Crafts. Matchboxes are so cheap and can be made into so many artsy things and given as small gifts.

  1. DIY Upstairs Downstairs Matchbox here (with printable template).
  2. DIY Message Matchboxes here.
  3. DIY Free Matchbox Office Supply Book Covers here.
  4. DIY Mini Shrines or Jewelry here.
  5. DIY Secret Magic Box with “Magic” Pull to Open here.
  6. DIY Envelope Style Matchbox Template (and regular Matchbox Template)here.
  7. DIY Matchbox Chest of Drawers here.

DIY Man Art by Kara Paslay Designs

DIY Man Art. They used lauan (super cheap material) and steel to create this minimalistic, modern wall art that can be customized in so many ways. The way they attached the metal makes this an easy project. Tutorial at Kara Paslay Designs here.

DIY Pixel Painting Art by Wit & Whistle

DIY Pixel Painting Art.  Even for those of you who cannot paint, you can do this! This project is so simple yet beautiful, and if you use one of your photographs as a reference it becomes really personal. The Tutorial is from Wit & Whistle here.  

Free High Resolution Backgrounds by Land of Nod Studios

Free High Resolution Backgrounds that You Can Use Commercially. From the Flickr Stream of landofnodstudios here. *She also has other sets of altered people, antiques, etc… that you can also use commercially.

“textures are free for you to use in your personal art work, and yes you can sell the art you create using my images in small addtions please no mass producing. However you can not use these images in part or whole to make your own collage sheets/cd’s or digital downloads.”