How to Make DIY Painted Pillows

Follow the steps below to make this blogger DIY project featured in HGTV Magazine.

Blogger DIY Painted Pillows

Blogger DIY Painted Pillows

HGTV Magazine shares inspiring (and easy!) DIY projects from beloved design blogs. The blogger, Shannon Claire Smith, bought the Greek key pattern pillows years ago and painted the other two designs to coordinate with them.

Photo by: Courtesy of the blogger

Courtesy of the blogger

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Instructions

1. Mix crafts paint with fabric medium, following the package directions.

2. To make the spotted pattern on the far left and far right pillows, use a small angled paintbrush to paint varying-size splotches on a square pillow cover. 

3. To make the mountain pattern on the middle pillow, paint zigzag lines freehand across the pillow cover using a large artist’s paintbrush. Let dry for 24 hours. Turn the pillow covers over, paint side down, and iron to set the paint. 

From Shannon Claire Smith, burlapandlaceblog.com.

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