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Doing It Yourself

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o it yourself, or DIY, projects have become very popular, espcially with the economic state of our country.

No matter who you are, if you can cut costs with a little extra time and effort, you most likely will.

Wall art can be considered quite a luxury for college students. It's much cheaper to hang posters of favorite athletes and movie stars than it is to buy an original work of art.

Even if you're no Van Gogh, you can still create your own wall art to make your dorm more sophisticated!

Designs for the Broke College Student

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o start creating wall art, first find an inspiration. I searched online for mine.

The next step is buying supplies. Your local craft store should carry everything you need and more. After a trip there, you're well on your way.

If you want to know the steps I took to create the wall art in my apartment last year, watch the video below.

It's cheap, quick and easy to paint your own art. It is a great way to add some sophistication to your small space!