How to Create Floral China Wall Art

Upcycle flea market finds to create exciting new pieces courtesy of the DIY experts at HGTV Magazine.

RX-HGMAG013_Flea-Market-Flips-088-e-3x4

Photo by: Thomas Liggett

Thomas Liggett

Materials Needed:

  • china (matching or not)
  • number stencil (such as used above, set from $18, stencilsonline.com)
  • spray mount
  • foam pouncer
  • paint
  • wall plate hangers

Step 1

Center a stencil on a plate. Adhere it with repositionable spray mount, then use a foam pouncer to fill in with latex paint. Remove the stencil and let dry.

Step 2

Mount to the wall using plate hangers.

Next Up

How to Turn a Rug Into a Wall Art Tapestry

Put a cherished rug on display as handmade art with some basic lumber and these DIY tapestry instructions.

How to Rewire a Lamp

No need to toss that old lamp. Follow these easy steps for rewiring a light, making it good as new.

How to Fold Fitted Sheets

Oh, the dreaded fitted sheets. Follow these four simple steps on how to fold them perfectly to keep your linen closet clutter free.

How To Use Tea and Cinnamon to Age Artwork for Halloween

Brew some tea, snag this free, printable Halloween art and make your own aged wall art in minutes.

How to Wash an Electric Blanket

Have you ever wondered how to wash your heated blanket? It’s easier than you think.

Make a Wall Organizer From Upcycled Hardwood Flooring

Concur clutter with this easy-to-build hanging helper made from hardwood flooring.

How to Put on a Duvet Cover

Stop wrestling with your duvet once and for all. Learn how to put on a duvet cover the easy way.

How to Install Wainscoting to a Wall

Add an instant touch of class to a room with these step-by-step instructions on installing beadboard wainscoting.

How to Display Your Collection Without Looking Like a Hoarder

Don't confuse a collection for clutter. When displayed the right way, the things you love can make an artful statement in your home.

How to Shop Secondhand Like a Pro

In with the old! Secondhand home goods are hotter than ever. HGTV Magazine is here with all the tips to become a master thrifter.

What's New in Handmade

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.