coastal decor

Coastal Triptych – Sand Dollars, Pelican Moon, & Happy Hibiscus

  • 11/10/2015
Coastal Triptych – Sand Dollars, Pelican Moon, & Happy Hibiscus

The Coastal Triptych is up! Scott finished the Hibiscus a little over a year ago.  Then he decided he wanted to draw 2 more coastal illustrations for a triptych.  The Sand Dollars he finished earlier this year.  And Pelican Moon was just recently competed.   I  love having a shelf under pictures...it just creates a complete look by allowing other coastal elements to sit on top. Tying everything together. Scott chose the bulkhead and lamps from Ikea...since we had the same combination in our guest bedroom. Happy Hibiscus   Here are a few coastal elements I pulled from other...

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Coastal Decor – Painted Bottles, Tins and baskets

  • 07/28/2013
Coastal Decor – Painted Bottles, Tins and baskets

I have been busy painting bottles, tins and baskets then placing them in my coastal vignettes around my living room, kitchen and dining area.  In the first two photos I painted 4 Starbucks bottles with my favorite colors of black and white... then distressing them. I hand painted the numbers...a little rusty from my sign painting days.  But overall I was pleased with them. In these two  photo you can see two Mason Jars I also painted... they are waiting final embellishments.  I will either be painting something on them...using a decal...or hanging something coastal on them.  Right behind...

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