27 Insanely Inexpensive Ideas for Your Walls
Looking for some creative DIY wall art ideas that won’t break the budget? We were, too and we found a ton of easy painting ideas, cool wall designs and creative diy art projects we just had to share with you.
Check out these creative and crafty projects that offer room decor ideas for just about everyone- teens, adults, kids, college students, even grandparents. Learn how to texture your walls, display your collections with flair, create colorful or glow in the dark DIY wall decor ideas, cute bedroom ideas for teens, word art and more.
27 Cheap DIY Wall Art Ideas We Love
These are some of the most awesome ideas for making a statement with your walls. Have more cool ideas? Please share them with us in the comments below.
1. Colored Pencils Wall Art
What a fun idea! Super easy to do and one of the more creative wall art ideas I’ve seen.
2. Lips from Pallet Wall Art
Repurposed wooden pallets make great wall art but when you get a little tired of pallet signs, try making these incredible painted red lips for your wall. If you are looking for cool room ideas for teen girls, this would be a great one.
3. Colorful Honey Comb Wall Art
I just love this modern decor idea…simple, pretty, clever. What else could you ask for? Customize to the colors of your liking and put your pattern of honeycomb shapes together to fit your wall. Find some fabulous colors at your local hardware store – this is the time to get creative with all those fun colors on paint chips you never got to use together. Choose a few that compliment one another and paint away.
4. Washi Tape Snapshot Frames Wall Art
Washi tape takes on a new identity with these clever DIY Picture Frames. Temporary frames give your photos taped on the wall a much more sophisticated look.
5. Grass Wall Texture with a Simple Broom
I have seen this effect on walls before and think it is so pretty. Who knew you could do this with a broom? Cool, we think! I want this in my bedroom.
6. Wall Decoration Using Fabric with Liquid Starch
If you have not seen what you can do with liquid starch to make temporary wall paper, you have to check this out. Pretty unbelievable that you can get these effects and then pull them off when you need to change your look or move. Perfect for renters- apartments, dorms, condos. Whether you are looking for wall art ideas for living room or for a teen bedroom, this look can be customized to fit your decor and you can come up with all sorts of creative art ideas by simply using a piece of fabric!
7. Glow in the Dark Paint Wall Art
Starry night made easy with this cool DIY room decor idea. Glow in the dark wall paint and stencils are all you need to make an awesome display made for nighttime viewing. Perfect idea for babies rooms and toddler decor, but we think it is also an awesome one for “kids” of any age.
8. Paper Butterflies Wall Decor
Paper wall art looks so incredible, as it takes on dimension and really can change a room. Who knew a few pieces of paper could do that? Has to be on of the biggest bang for buck ideas, in my opinion. These can make fun teenage bedroom ideas or a sophisticated statement on the wall, depends on the colors you choose.
9. Rainbow Colored String Wall Art
Love, love, love this. Dream big and make rainbow string art with the world of your choosing. We like “dream” but you are only limited by your own creativity.We just made one of these for an upstairs bedroom.
10. Heart Shaped Memory Corner Wall Art
What teen girl does not think this is an amazing idea for wall decor? Fun, creative, colorful and also temporary in case that relationship does not work out forever!
11. Metallic Gold Wall Art on Canvas
Easy and super classy look. Create expensive looking wall decor with this graphic gold DIY wall art canvas tutorial.
12. Polka Dots Wall Using an Old Laundry Basket
How to paint polka dot walls, the easy way. An old laundry basket or one you pick up at the dollar store will help make painted polka dots simple.
13. Wall Art out of Toilet Paper Rolls
Repurpose toilet paper rolls and people will never realize where your wall art came from. You can get creative and make all kinds of cool geometric patterns with the cut tubes.
14. Paper Hot Air Balloon and Clouds Wall Art
Love this idea for office decor, nursery, toddler room decor or anywhere you might want to add some cute, dreamy and inspirational wall art.
15. Metallic Gold Polka Dots Wall Art
Go upscale on your dorm room walls or dining room decor with this super easy DIY wall art idea. Sticky gold adhesive dots do the trick nicely when you want a fast, elegant statement.
16. Moss Graffiti Word Art
Looking for a cool outdoor DIY project for the weekend? Try growing moss graffiti with your favorite quote. Step by step tutorial and instructions from wikihow.
17. Simple Painters Tape Pattern Wall Art
I had no idea you could get such classy modern decor with only painters tape and paint! Talk about a cool DIY decor idea on a budget, I am trying this out in my bedroom next. Fun!
18. Extraordinary Mountain Mural Wall Art
If you love murals, this peaceful mountain wall art may be just what you have been dreaming of trying out next. Make a statement on your walls with this hand painted wall art mural.
19. DIY Moroccan Style Wall Art
Moroccan quatrefoil patterns are very in right now, and not difficult if you use a stencil. Follow this tutorial to learn how to get cool patterned walls that beat wall paper any day and are much more fun than hanging paper, too!
20. DIY Temporary Wallpaper Using Washi Tape
OK, so I think you will need a lot of washi tape…but isn’t this just SO cool??? I love this decor idea just like it is, as a bright, creative statement that covers both wall and floor. Thanks, Brit!
21. Create a Neat Wallpaper Look Using a Paint Roller
22. Wine Cork Wall Art Installations
23. DIY Washi Tape Pattern Wall Art
24. Plate Wall Art
25. DIY Kid’s Clip Board Wall Art
26. DIY Disc Wall Art
27. DIY Post Card Wall Art