Do you bring your home decor to the next level? You might see a room with an expensive starburst on the wall. Is it beautiful? A starburst is usually in metal with gold paint. It makes a room looks more luxurious. However, it might cost much. We need to spend around $220 for a piece of it. Wow …. So, what about creating another starburst version? It will be s more affordable for us. Yups. We can make a starburst by having DIY wall decor in minutes with cheap supplies. Read this article further!
Prepare the materials like tennis balls, a wooden stick, and a Styrofoam ball. Get the supplies like a craft knife and gold paint. You can buy all of them from a craft store for cheap. So, you can keep the rest money in your account.
Start by making a hole in the tennis ball using a craft knife. Be careful! We only need a small hole to attach the wood stick. Repeat this process several times based on how many balls you want to use. You will get some wood sticks with balls on the top.
After that, we continue to the next step. Ta a Styrofoam ball and cut it into half. Use one as the basic starburst. Attach the stick-with-ball on it one by one until we get a starburst look. This process is super easy. A DIY newbie can finish it in minutes.
Now, it’s spray time. Attach the gold spray paint and apply it to the whole surface of your starburst. Make sure that the entire sticks, balls, and Styrofoam get painted well. You should paint it perfectly to get an awesome starburst look.
Have you painted the entire surface? Let it for several hours to dry the paint. You can just put it under direct sunshine to make it dry sooner. Don’t forget to protect it from dust or other dirt. Have you seen it? What do you think? It appears like an expensive starburst, huh?
After several hours, take it home. Then, attach it to the wall in the living room. Combine it with other golden touches in your room. It can be a vase of flowers, a plate, or just a mason jar with gold paint touches. Do you like it? Just try to make it soon!