FUN SUMMER DIY PROJECTS USING SPRAY PAINTS

Fun DIY summer projects using spray paint

Fun summer DIY projects with Spray Paints

The weather is finally starting to warm up and it’s no secret that summer is everyone’s favourite time of the year. The balmy evenings, the soothing air blowing through the house and the longer days makes for happier and quieter times when you can take a break and do the things you love.

Lilly Pulitzer Mermaids Cove Insulated Wine Carrier
Lilly Pulitzer Mermaids Cove Insulated Wine Carrier
QuirkyBee Tropical Flamingo Print Cushion Cover
QuirkyBee Tropical Flamingo Print Cushion Cover
Ginger Ray Tropical Pink Wooden Cutlery
Ginger Ray Tropical Pink Wooden Cutlery
Rianna Phillips Tropical Leaf Print Cushion Cover
Rianna Phillips Tropical Leaf Print Cushion Cover
Emodi Palm Leaves Tropical Green Cushion
Emodi Palm Leaves Tropical Green Cushion
Emodi Green Tropical Cushion
Emodi Green Tropical Cushion
Hendog Designs Tropical Coasters Pack Of Four
Hendog Designs Tropical Coasters Pack Of Four
John Lewis & Partners Tropical Mango Wood Salad Servers, Set of 2, Natural/Green
John Lewis & Partners Tropical Mango Wood Salad Servers, Set of 2, Natural/Green
Marquis & Dawe Round Tropical Beach Towel
Marquis & Dawe Round Tropical Beach Towel
John Lewis & Partners Tropical Large Mango Wood Serving Bowl, 38cm, Natural/Green
John Lewis & Partners Tropical Large Mango Wood Serving Bowl, 38cm, Natural/Green
Sunnylife - Inflatable Tropical Island Volley Ball Game
Sunnylife - Inflatable Tropical Island Volley Ball Game
Eddingtons Tropical Leaf Melamine Salad Plate, L23cm, Green
Eddingtons Tropical Leaf Melamine Salad Plate, L23cm, Green
Sunnylife - Tropical Cocktail Kit - Flamingo & Palm Leaves
Sunnylife - Tropical Cocktail Kit - Flamingo & Palm Leaves
Bonnie and Bell Watermelon Salt And Pepper Shakers
Bonnie and Bell Watermelon Salt And Pepper Shakers
Susie Watson Designs Cambridge Stripe Table Linen
Susie Watson Designs Cambridge Stripe Table Linen
Deluxe 4 Burner Steel Gas BBQ
Deluxe 4 Burner Steel Gas BBQ
Bubblegum Balloons Truly Flamingo Food Picks
Bubblegum Balloons Truly Flamingo Food Picks
all things Brighton beautiful Ombre Napkins
all things Brighton beautiful Ombre Napkins
Ban.Do ban. do - All Around Giant Circle Towel - Beverly Stripe
Ban.Do ban. do - All Around Giant Circle Towel - Beverly Stripe
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Jug
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Jug
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Rectangular Platter
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Rectangular Platter
Ginger Ray Tropical Pineapple Iridescent Foiled Paper Party Napkin
Ginger Ray Tropical Pineapple Iridescent Foiled Paper Party Napkin
Bunting & Barrow Cocktail Party Drinks Parasols
Bunting & Barrow Cocktail Party Drinks Parasols
John Lewis & Partners Bohemian Summer Ice Bucket, Mint
John Lewis & Partners Bohemian Summer Ice Bucket, Mint
Ella James Indoor / Outdoor Macrame Hanging Table
Ella James Indoor / Outdoor Macrame Hanging Table
George Home Shanghai Parasol - Green
George Home Shanghai Parasol - Green
Bubblegum Balloons Pineapple Ice Bucket
Bubblegum Balloons Pineapple Ice Bucket
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Dots Nibble Bowl
Marks and Spencer Hand Painted Abstract Dots Nibble Bowl
Postbox Party Tropical Coconut Party Cocktail Cup
Postbox Party Tropical Coconut Party Cocktail Cup
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Plastic Ice Cream Bowls, Set of 4, 11cm, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Plastic Ice Cream Bowls, Set of 4, 11cm, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Bubble Stem Plastic Wine Glass, 420ml, Clear/Multi
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Bubble Stem Plastic Wine Glass, 420ml, Clear/Multi
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Plastic Pasta Bowls, Set of 4, 17.5cm, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Plastic Pasta Bowls, Set of 4, 17.5cm, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Stacking Plastic Wine Glasses, Set of 4, 300ml, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Stacking Plastic Wine Glasses, Set of 4, 300ml, Assorted
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Bubble Stem Plastic Cocktail Glass, 340ml, Clear/Multi
John Lewis & Partners Summer Party Bubble Stem Plastic Cocktail Glass, 340ml, Clear/Multi
Lanai Glass Room
Lanai Glass Room
George Home Multi-coloured Solar-powered DIY Letter Lights
George Home Multi-coloured Solar-powered DIY Letter Lights
A By Amara A by Amara - Woodstock Tasseled Pouf - Square
A By Amara A by Amara - Woodstock Tasseled Pouf - Square
George Home Camden 3 Piece Bistro Set - Pink and Orange
George Home Camden 3 Piece Bistro Set - Pink and Orange
Ella James Cream Macrame Hanging Chair
Ella James Cream Macrame Hanging Chair
George Home Limnos 5 Piece Patio Set - Green
George Home Limnos 5 Piece Patio Set - Green
George Home Arizona 3 Piece Bistro Set
George Home Arizona 3 Piece Bistro Set
George Home Miami 6 Piece Patio Set - Rooted
George Home Miami 6 Piece Patio Set - Rooted
Ella James Cream Macrame Double Hanging Garden Seat
Ella James Cream Macrame Double Hanging Garden Seat
House by John Lewis Salsa Round Garden Coffee Table, 80cm
House by John Lewis Salsa Round Garden Coffee Table, 80cm
Emilyhannah Ltd Cayo Cupcake Hanging Chair
Emilyhannah Ltd Cayo Cupcake Hanging Chair
Marks and Spencer Rosedale Table & 4 Chairs
Marks and Spencer Rosedale Table & 4 Chairs
John Lewis & Partners Camden Garden 4-Seat Table & Chairs Set
John Lewis & Partners Camden Garden 4-Seat Table & Chairs Set
Oka Marquesas Armless Chair
Oka Marquesas Armless Chair
Parc Dusty Pink Metal Folding Garden Table And 4 Chairs
Parc Dusty Pink Metal Folding Garden Table And 4 Chairs
Argos Home Eve Folding 2 Seater Metal Bistro Set
Argos Home Eve Folding 2 Seater Metal Bistro Set
Argos Home Ronda 4 Seater Metal Sofa Set
Argos Home Ronda 4 Seater Metal Sofa Set
Jambi Pink and orange woven garden chair
Jambi Pink and orange woven garden chair
House by John Lewis Salsa Garden Chair, Set of 2
House by John Lewis Salsa Garden Chair, Set of 2
Design Project by John Lewis No.188 Garden Chair
Design Project by John Lewis No.188 Garden Chair
Garden Leisure Decorative Antique Green Mirror
Garden Leisure Decorative Antique Green Mirror
London Garden Trading Square Copper Tabletop Oil Lantern
London Garden Trading Square Copper Tabletop Oil Lantern
Forest Garden Forest Sorrento Corner Arbour
Forest Garden Forest Sorrento Corner Arbour
Garden Leisure Tall Rectangular Cream Metal Garden Mirror
Garden Leisure Tall Rectangular Cream Metal Garden Mirror
Forest Garden George Sage Playhouse
Forest Garden George Sage Playhouse
Garden Selections Grey Wooden Gothic Arch Mirror
Garden Selections Grey Wooden Gothic Arch Mirror
Garden Leisure Portable Gourmet Bbq Pizza Oven
Garden Leisure Portable Gourmet Bbq Pizza Oven
Garden Trading - Wooden Tray - "Drinks Anyone"
Garden Trading - Wooden Tray - "Drinks Anyone"
Garden Trading - Hampstead Coffee Table
Garden Trading - Hampstead Coffee Table
Garden Trading - Colworth Welly Crate
Garden Trading - Colworth Welly Crate
Garden Trading - Southbank Canopy Wall Light
Garden Trading - Southbank Canopy Wall Light
Garden Trading - Marden Corner Sofa Set
Garden Trading - Marden Corner Sofa Set
Allsop Home & Garden Solar Stella Prism
Allsop Home & Garden Solar Stella Prism
Amelie Design Two Tier Vertical Growing Planter
Amelie Design Two Tier Vertical Growing Planter
Fairwood George Forget-Me-Not Arbour
Fairwood George Forget-Me-Not Arbour
Allsop Home & Garden Outdoor Solar Globe
Allsop Home & Garden Outdoor Solar Globe
London Garden Trading Portuguese Tiled Tray Bowl
London Garden Trading Portuguese Tiled Tray Bowl
Kate Charlton Ceramics Personalised Ceramic Woodland Birdhouse
Kate Charlton Ceramics Personalised Ceramic Woodland Birdhouse
POM GIFTS Personalised Garden Engraved Slate Sign
POM GIFTS Personalised Garden Engraved Slate Sign
Duckpaddle The Heritage Garden Swing
Duckpaddle The Heritage Garden Swing
Argos Home Botanist Large Gardening Box
Argos Home Botanist Large Gardening Box
Forest Garden Forest Instant Patio Deck Kit.
Forest Garden Forest Instant Patio Deck Kit.
Forest Garden Forest Ultima Pergola & Patio Decking Kit
Forest Garden Forest Ultima Pergola & Patio Decking Kit
Dedal - Naso 2.0 Red
Dedal - Naso 2.0 Red
Garden Trading - Aldsworth Pot Ladder
Garden Trading - Aldsworth Pot Ladder
Modern Planter
Modern Planter
Heating & Plumbing London - Pure New Wool Waterproof Picnic Blanket Soft Cranberry Red
Heating & Plumbing London - Pure New Wool Waterproof Picnic Blanket Soft Cranberry Red
Iron & Clay - Hardwood Tapered Planter - Antique White - Small
Iron & Clay - Hardwood Tapered Planter - Antique White - Small
Burgon & Ball - Sophie Conran Gubbins Pots - Sea Green
Burgon & Ball - Sophie Conran Gubbins Pots - Sea Green
Argos Home Artificial Cedar Twist 91cm
Argos Home Artificial Cedar Twist 91cm
Garden Trading - Festoon String Lights - 10 Bulbs
Garden Trading - Festoon String Lights - 10 Bulbs
Garden Trading - Wooden Planter - 40cm
Garden Trading - Wooden Planter - 40cm
Burgon & Ball - Brie Harrison Gardening Gloves - Blue
Burgon & Ball - Brie Harrison Gardening Gloves - Blue
Serax - Gold Glazed Pot - Round
Serax - Gold Glazed Pot - Round
Fatboy - The Original Bean Bag - Red
Fatboy - The Original Bean Bag - Red
Nkuku - Matamba Ceramic Hanging Planter - Large - Black Matchsticks
Nkuku - Matamba Ceramic Hanging Planter - Large - Black Matchsticks
A By Amara A by Amara - Tall Wicker Weave Hurricane - Blue/White
A By Amara A by Amara - Tall Wicker Weave Hurricane - Blue/White
Nkuku - Affiti Hanging Clay Planter - Antique Grey - Large
Nkuku - Affiti Hanging Clay Planter - Antique Grey - Large
The White Company Glass-Jar Fairy Lights - 20 Bulbs
The White Company Glass-Jar Fairy Lights - 20 Bulbs
Kidkraft KidKraft Outdoor Chaise With Umbrella
Kidkraft KidKraft Outdoor Chaise With Umbrella
Kidkraft KidKraft Outdoor Table And Bench Set
Kidkraft KidKraft Outdoor Table And Bench Set
Vertbaudet Children's Deck Chair, Cactus
Vertbaudet Children's Deck Chair, Cactus
House by John Lewis Salsa 2-Seater Garden Sofa
House by John Lewis Salsa 2-Seater Garden Sofa
Sunnylife - String Lights - Watermelon
Sunnylife - String Lights - Watermelon
The Best Room Pink Feather Flamingo
The Best Room Pink Feather Flamingo
Rocket & Rye Carnival Letter Lights 'A To Z' Industrial Silver
Rocket & Rye Carnival Letter Lights 'A To Z' Industrial Silver
The White Company Dark Grey Seat Pad - Set of 4
The White Company Dark Grey Seat Pad - Set of 4
Ginger Ray Tropical Iridescent Foiled Cactus And Pineapple Bunting
Ginger Ray Tropical Iridescent Foiled Cactus And Pineapple Bunting
Abigail Bryans Designs Bouquet Of Peonys In Metal Vase
Abigail Bryans Designs Bouquet Of Peonys In Metal Vase
Sunnylife - String Lights - Flamingo
Sunnylife - String Lights - Flamingo
Villari Porcelain Fig Leaf Dish (15cm)
Villari Porcelain Fig Leaf Dish (15cm)
The White Company Compact Fairy Lights - 750 Bulbs
The White Company Compact Fairy Lights - 750 Bulbs
Felt so good Handmade Felt Flamingo Garland
Felt so good Handmade Felt Flamingo Garland
Condiment Set With Spoon
Condiment Set With Spoon
Copper & Marble Salad Servers
Copper & Marble Salad Servers
The Handmade Cracker Company Jungle Print Handmade Party Crackers. Box Of Six
The Handmade Cracker Company Jungle Print Handmade Party Crackers. Box Of Six
Ginger Ray Hot Pink Flamingo Drink Cocktail Party Stirrers
Ginger Ray Hot Pink Flamingo Drink Cocktail Party Stirrers
Ginger Ray Tropical Flamingo And Bamboo Paper Party Straws
Ginger Ray Tropical Flamingo And Bamboo Paper Party Straws
Birds in Hats Parakeets In Party Hats Stealing Gin Art Print
Birds in Hats Parakeets In Party Hats Stealing Gin Art Print
Magpie Decor Party Light Up LED Sign
Magpie Decor Party Light Up LED Sign
Bunting & Barrow Caribbean Snack Bar Party Centrepiece
Bunting & Barrow Caribbean Snack Bar Party Centrepiece
Peach Blossom Prosecco Pong Party Game
Peach Blossom Prosecco Pong Party Game
Bubblegum Balloons Flamingo Coral Crazy Party Balloon Bunch
Bubblegum Balloons Flamingo Coral Crazy Party Balloon Bunch
The Handmade Cracker Company Flamingo Party Crackers. Box Of Six
The Handmade Cracker Company Flamingo Party Crackers. Box Of Six
Peach Blossom Glitter Pineapple Garland Party Decoration
Peach Blossom Glitter Pineapple Garland Party Decoration
Green Tulip Biodegradeable Party Cutlery Packs Of 250
Green Tulip Biodegradeable Party Cutlery Packs Of 250
Bunting & Barrow Flamingo Party Pack
Bunting & Barrow Flamingo Party Pack
Delightful Living Personalised Enamel Party Sign
Delightful Living Personalised Enamel Party Sign
Ginger Ray Tropical Orange Palm Drink Cocktail Party Stirrers
Ginger Ray Tropical Orange Palm Drink Cocktail Party Stirrers
Ginger Ray Tropical Flamingo Summer Party Photo Booth Props
Ginger Ray Tropical Flamingo Summer Party Photo Booth Props
Ginger Ray Flamingo Shaped Fun Party Decoration Glasses
Ginger Ray Flamingo Shaped Fun Party Decoration Glasses
Bubblegum Balloons Tropical Fiesta Party Cups
Bubblegum Balloons Tropical Fiesta Party Cups
Bubblegum Balloons Tropical Fiesta Gold Pineapple Party Cups
Bubblegum Balloons Tropical Fiesta Gold Pineapple Party Cups
Sophia Victoria Joy Personalised Party Cocktail Drink Stirrer
Sophia Victoria Joy Personalised Party Cocktail Drink Stirrer
England Signs Personalised Garden Party Sign
England Signs Personalised Garden Party Sign
Delightful Living Garden Party Metal Arrow Sign
Delightful Living Garden Party Metal Arrow Sign
Ginger Ray Flamingo Themed Donut Catcher Party Game
Ginger Ray Flamingo Themed Donut Catcher Party Game
Peach Blossom Ice Cream Party Cups
Peach Blossom Ice Cream Party Cups
Postbox Party Tropical Pineapple Garland
Postbox Party Tropical Pineapple Garland
Postbox Party Seaside Fish And Chips Snack Stand
Postbox Party Seaside Fish And Chips Snack Stand
Postbox Party Neon And Gold Flamingo Pattern Party Napkins
Postbox Party Neon And Gold Flamingo Pattern Party Napkins
Postbox Party Gold Pineapple Party Tableware Set
Postbox Party Gold Pineapple Party Tableware Set
Postbox Party Tropical Fruit Temporary Tattoos
Postbox Party Tropical Fruit Temporary Tattoos
Postbox Party Pink Tone Party Confetti In A Box
Postbox Party Pink Tone Party Confetti In A Box
Postbox Party Cactus Party Napkins
Postbox Party Cactus Party Napkins
Postbox Party Colourful Neon Stripe Party Straws
Postbox Party Colourful Neon Stripe Party Straws
Postbox Party Neon And Gold Palm Tree Pattern Party Cups
Postbox Party Neon And Gold Palm Tree Pattern Party Cups
Ginger Ray Boho Floral Design Ice Cream / Treat Tubs
Ginger Ray Boho Floral Design Ice Cream / Treat Tubs

Celebrate the best of the season and take advantage of the warm weather by adding some fun upgrades to your home with these easy Craig & Rose DIY projects that you can easily do outside and will add some ‘wow’ to your weekend activities.

If you’re a DIY obsessive who is constantly upcycling things and making original pieces or if you want to create a homemade one-off gift, the possibilities with their Artisan spray paints are endless! The paints can be used on objects like ornaments or larger pieces like furniture and feature walls or fireplaces are easy to create no matter how experienced or inexperienced you are at this kind of thing. You can definitely give these projects a go and be pleased with the results.

One tip for the spray paints is to make sure you turn the can upside down and shake thoroughly before use. This paint can be used on wood, metal and most plastic and it dries super fast which is a winner if you get impatient when it comes to adding final touches.

Try a beautiful ombre effect plant pot to add a touch of personality to your home by simply covering part of the pot in tape before you spray paint the exposed area and add a pom pom for a cute addition (I used Hog Bristle High Performance Enamel Spray Paint on the bottom section). This would be a perfect ‘thank you teacher’ gift too and the kids would love being involved in this fun yet quick activity! 

Give a cheap lantern a peachy uplift with Rose Gold Metallic Effect Spray Paint, which dries incredibly quickly, followed by White Marble Effect Spray Paint for a unique finish. Blush colours are so on trend right now and look beautiful against copper tones so you could spray some candlesticks or more lanterns with Copper Rose Spray Paint and group them together to create an interesting collection. Imagine them dotted around your garden giving off a warm glow at your next BBQ. 

Budget wooden picture frames are easy to come by and can be given a touch of glam using pearl effect paints. Get creative by applying it in different ways using a paint brush to make varied effects, including stippling and moving the brush in opposite diagonal directions to create a herringbone pattern. They’ll look far more expensive and will be perfect for displaying your priceless family holiday snaps. 

Fun DIY summer projects using spray paint

Create a striking spotty pot by adding stickers to it, using Black High Performance Gloss Spray Paint on top, then carefully peeling the stickers away to reveal the original material underneath. It really creates the Kate Spade-esque ‘designer look’ and is so chic with some blooms inside, which you could pick from your garden and bring the outside in by proudly display in the house.

For your next summer soiree consider upcycling an old tea trolley or bar cart like we did for Isla’s Ice Cream & Slime Party. It’s sure to be your perfect statement piece for hosting (read top tips for summer entertaining here) as you can serve food and beverages in a unique way to wow your guests plus store garden or play items like we did in our pretty mint and pink summer house. Win-win!

Fun DIY summer projects using spray paint

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