Here you’ll find projects that have painting as a major focus or component.

Disneyland Hotel Sign (with a twist!)| Level 3

Welcome! We’re celebrating the anniversary of the Disneyland Hotel with this project. It’s inspired by the original hotel sign, but it’s different! If you’ve been to the resort, there are three towers: Fantasy, Frontier, and Adventure. Each hotel has a sign outside with a monochromatic illustration representing each land. I didn’t want to be like … Continue reading “Disneyland Hotel Sign (with a twist!)| Level 3”

Disneyland Big Thunder Mountain wall art painting silhouette

Big Thunder Vista | Level 2

Howdy, folks! This here’s the wildest ride in the wilderness, that’s for sure! This project is an artsy silhouette painting of Big Thunder Mountain: the iconic mountain of Frontierland. It features the orange rocks, metallic gold paint, and blue and maroon contrasts. Here’s what you’ll need: Supplies List: Tools List: Hanging Wood Plaque Acrylic Paint … Continue reading “Big Thunder Vista | Level 2”

Jewelry Box – Inspired by Carnation Cafe | Level 2-3

Welcome in! For this project, I was inspired by my favorite place to get breakfast on Main Street: Carnation Cafe. If you’ve never been to Carnation Cafe, it’s a beautiful restaurant with lots of outdoor seating. Inside, there are tassel and stained glass adorned hanging lights, bold wallpaper, and warm wooden accents everywhere. Outside, you’ll … Continue reading “Jewelry Box – Inspired by Carnation Cafe | Level 2-3”

“Hunny” Gardening Pot – Inspired by Winnie the Pooh | Level 1

Why, hello there! This project is fun and easy for the whole family that is inspired by the laziest lump of fluff we all know and love: Winnie the Pooh. You’ll be creating your own honey–or “hunny”–pot filled to the brim with that sticky yellow goodness. Let’s see what you’ll need: Supplies List: Tools List: … Continue reading ““Hunny” Gardening Pot – Inspired by Winnie the Pooh | Level 1″

Enchanted Birdhouse – Inspired by the Enchanted Tiki Room | Level 3

Aloha! Welcome! Today we are creating a tropical birdhouse for our macaw hosts Jose, Michael, Pierre, and Fritz. We’ll be singing like the birdies so grab your pineapple whip and let’s get started! Here’s what you’ll need: Supplies List: Tools List: Gazebo Birdhouse Hot Glue + Glue Gun Twine Tacky Glue Wooden Matchsticks Scissors Assorted … Continue reading “Enchanted Birdhouse – Inspired by the Enchanted Tiki Room | Level 3”

pixar up themed house diorama

“Adventure is Out There!” Diorama – Inspired by “Up” | Level 3

Put on those flight goggles because we’re flying up, up, and away with this project! This diorama is inspired by Mr. Fredrickson’s house in Pixar’s “Up”. It’s a perfect decoration for a bookshelf; a place where you can find a multitude of adventures! This DIY uses Balsa Wood. I’ve named each piece that reflects what … Continue reading ““Adventure is Out There!” Diorama – Inspired by “Up” | Level 3″

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