“My five year old daughter asked for a 'pink forest to camp in' for her bedroom. I think I delivered, on a budget!”
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Photos and some how-to information for other DIY parents, from pretty amazing father and IMGURian @babygreenvines:
More of those $4 curtains and $5 string lights, staple gunned across the ceiling.
I started with the fabric gathered in the center above the light (this is just wire rimmed crepe paper crinkled up and birdcaged over the dome light.
For the fabric draping:
I started with all the curtains gathered in the center and then stapled a ring of curtains around the light. Then splayed the other ends of the curtains out to the edges of the room and stapled them there, leaving a little slack to create slight billows.
Overall, she’s in love with it and I feel satisfied that I was able to give my sweet little goofball her dream room without spending a stupid amount of money on redecorating.
My 5 yr old daughter asked for a “pink forest to camp in” for her bedroom. I think I delivered, on a budget!
The pandemic has inspired a slew of great courses for young artists, like this Bite-Sized Art History course that teaches about President Obama’s official portraitist Kehinde Wiley and shows young artists how to make their own portrait in his style.
The band had to stop and let him flex 😄🙌🏽 pic.twitter.com/aBRub7ThzP — E-zrael Ani (@EzraelAni) June 14, 2020 This kid is incredible.
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