The crafting of natural materials is once again the trend. The reasons for this are many and one of them is the strong influence of nature followed by the rapid flow of inspiration. Nature always manages to surprise and impress us again and again.
Never will we recognize in Nature a form which resembles another. There is always similarity, but no equality. For this, the unequal forms can be excellently supplemented and included with some help in fantastic DIY objects. For this reason, many designers and artists use nature as a muse and an inexhaustible source of inspiration.
We have deliberately chosen the topic of natural materials for today’s article and would like to present you 30 DIY ideas for driftwood decoration and wood art.
Shortly after the articles about macrame and Crafts with shells We would now like to continue the seemingly endless theme of the craftwork with natural materials.
Why is the firewood so fascinating?
Driftwood is a very popular natural material which is often used to decorate home accessories, to create wooden sculptures or as a garden decoration. The odd and imaginative forms of the driftwood stimulate human imagination and send the senses to a very enriching discovery tour. It is always good to study the nature of the material and to intensively perceive it.
If the time for such experiments is simply lacking and you also strongly doubt that you can collect your own wooden sticks and tree bark in the forest, we will soothe you.
You can buy driftwood in every store for craft supplies and home accessories. This way, you can choose the right length and width of the wood pieces for your project and, if necessary, get colors, glue and twine.
What can be made of driftwood?
The driftwood decoration invigorates every living space by its natural presence. Let yourself be inspired by the enclosed examples and design your own windmill or a small boat, which may remind you of the last summer holiday.
The driftwood corresponds well with other natural materials such as mussel shells or stone. Windlichtter tinker can succeed well, with driftwood as well. For this you simply need a small glass, which you edge with wooden sticks. Tie it with any tape and light a tealight in it!
Keep in mind that true things are simple and fun!