Monday, July 30, 2012

Made It // painted wood block

The other day at the shop I felt like painting something just for fun. 
I think my favorite part about bringing out the paints is mixing colors to get a color I want. For example, that teal is an evergreen paint mixed with lots of white paint. It's one of my favorite colors to create. Another color I love to create is that coral paint that matches my favorite nail polish color perfectly.
That was a tangerine paint mixed with lots of white. 
I had some wood blocks so I decided painting some of those would be fun. 
I used the method I used from a past Make It. Super simple, but with pretty results. 
As you can see I really loved using the coral and the gold! 
I also ended up painting some wood magnets for the boutique. 

To see past DIYs I've shared through my Make It series click HERE
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16 comments:

  1. Ah, some of my favorite summer colors! :)

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  2. Love the coral and teal together! The design might be simple, but it's so fun :)

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  3. OH, those magnets are so cute! Super, super cute! Might just have to pick 'em up from the store if you put 'em up!

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  4. I love those! Wow what a great idea :) xx

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  5. I love all the happy colours! The magnets are great :)

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  6. Great color pallet! I love them.

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  7. Really creative as always and so simple! I love the color blocking.

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  8. Very cute! I sometimes get in moods where I want to paint but don't want to actually work on a painting, you know? But I could do craft painting! For some reason, this never occurs to me.

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  9. Cute! I love mixing paint just for fun too:) Love those blocks!

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  10. Super cute! The teal is my favorite color. Loved the color palate you have. :)

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  11. That looks so cool and colorful!

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  12. I love mixing colors, it's so relaxing and when you get it just the right shade it's so rewarding! I love these! Color block love!

    xomando

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  13. those look awesome!
    just found your blog and excited to be your newest follower!
    love,
    elisabeth
    p.s. drop by and say hi @ lavitaebella-elisabeth.blogspot.com
    p.p.s. I'm a huge fan of your blog layout - simple, clean, but good use of little bits of color :)

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