I Am My Beloved’s custom artwork sign

So, ya, I made another sign. It wasn't for me though. A friend asked me if I could replicate some art she found on pinterest. I had her send it to me and decided I'd take a stab at it. Here is the original art she sent me: It's from a blog called My *PINK* Life. Isn't it such a pretty piece of art? Well, here's how mine turned out. My friend chose teal paint for the lettering instead of black. She also changed the reference from "Song of Songs" to "Song of Solomon". I think it's a pretty good replication if you ask me. We were both happy with it at least. My friend came … [Read more...]

You & Me custom artwork tutorial

I love my "Start Being Awesome" sign so much that I decided to make another huge piece of art! This time I stained the letters with a dark stain and made the background white. I love how it turned out! It's so simple yet has such impact in the room. Do you want to know how to make one of your very own? First I made the wooden barn-door style board using the tutorial here. {I'm actually out of fence posts, so I just buy 1x4s and cut them down to 40" long each.} I started by staining my board. Once it was dry, I added the vinyl: The vinyl is actually bigger … [Read more...]