Even the plainest bathroom can be livened up by the addition of a couple of pieces of stylish wall art, and if you don’t want to spend money buying something to decorate your bathroom, it’s easy enough to make DIY art instead.
For anyone who wants to have a go, we’ve scoured the internet to see what other people have been trying – and as a result, here are our favorite 27 plans for DIY bathroom wall art that you can recreate at home.
1. DIY Canvas Art for Your Bathroom
This is a super-simple design for a piece of bathroom wall art, and since the main feature is the writing, you can easily adapt it to your preferences by including the message of your choice. It’s a great way to give your bathroom a personal touch while adding an interesting decorative element, so if that sounds like the kind of thing you’re looking for, make sure you give this blog a read.
2. A Quick Bathroom Wall Décor Under $5
Just because you want a beautiful bathroom, it doesn’t mean you need to spend the big bucks – as this YouTuber shows us. In her video, we find out how she gave her bathroom a stylish new look by adding a few pieces of wall art, and the whole thing cost less than $5. Want to know how she did it? Then check out her video for more info!
3. Bathroom Wall Décor Slideshow
If you’re looking for inspiration for upgrading your bathroom through the addition of some attractive art, this slideshow from BHG is a great resource. It gives you lots of examples of the kind of thing that’s possible, and then it’s up to you to work out how to do replicate the ideas yourself.
4. Bathroom and Wall Decor – DIY Looks for Less
In this informative video, this YouTuber shares with us five great suggestions for wall art that will liven your bathroom right up. They’re all budget-friendly ideas too, so if you want a stylish bathroom but don’t want to spend lots of money creating the look, this is a video you should enjoy.
5. Amazing DIY Wall Decor Ideas!
Here’s a video that’s bursting with great ideas for bold wall art designs. We especially like the one with the LEDs, but the most impressive has to be the full-wall mural of the birds. In a word, it’s incredible, but if you think you’re up to the challenge, you could try creating something similar in your home (although perhaps not all of them will work in the bathroom!).
6. DIY Wall Art for the Bathroom
If the ideas in #5 seem a little ambitious or beyond your abilities, the designs in this blog might be a bit more accessible. These plaques were made using contact paper, Mod Podge and some scrapbook paper, and we’re sure you’ll agree they look wonderful. Again, this is an easy design to customize, so you can adapt it to any style you like.
7. 5 Large Wall Art Ideas that are Super Affordable and Cheap!!!
In this video, this talented and creative YouTuber gives us several ideas for large wall art that could be placed in a bathroom or any other room in your house. All her ideas are highly impressive, and the more ambitious DIYers out there are sure to be keen to try creating something similar themselves.
8. DIY Large Scale Wall Art from a Shower Curtain
If you’re looking for an arty, crafty DIY project that will allow you to recycle and repurpose old stuff while giving your bathroom a fresh and lively new look, this is just the plan you need. In it, you’ll learn how to take an old shower curtain and turn it into a beautiful piece of wall art. It looks amazing, and it’s not even that difficult to do, so it’s the kind of project anyone will be able to copy without any problems.
9. DIY Canvas Art Bathroom Decor
Here’s an idea for wall art that you can create yourself. In this video, this YouTuber shows us how she made a large canvas artwork for her bathroom, and when it’s finished and hung in place, it looks like the kind of thing that would cost a lot of money to buy. It might not be the kind of style that everyone likes, but if you appreciate this type of contemporary look, this could be a fun project to attempt.
10. Cheeky Embroidery Wall Art for the New Bathroom
Bathrooms are arguably the least serious rooms in the house, and if you want to liven yours up with a little cheeky wall art, this is a plan that should make you giggle. Of course, you can choose any messages you like, so if you can come with other similarly risqué slogans you’d like to include, that’s totally up to you!
11. Farmhouse Bathroom Decor DIY
For anyone looking for budget-friendly art ideas to decorate their bathroom wall, this is a video that’s worth checking out. The artwork this YouTuber shows us how to make is simple and affordable, but when it’s finished, it looks highly impressive. And if you want something similar, you shouldn’t have any trouble replicating her designs.
12. DIY Hand-Painted Art on Bathroom Walls
There are many ways to add art to a bathroom wall, including painting directly on the wall and hanging pictures there. The only limit is your creativity and imagination, and if you looking to learn about the different options available to you, this blog post provides a good introduction. It teaches you about some of the basic techniques you can use, allowing you to decorate your bathroom in any style you choose.
13. DIY Dollar Tree High-End Bathroom Sign Set
One easy way to add wall art to your bathroom is to make a set of DIY signs. That way, you can write any messages or slogans you choose, allowing you to add your own personal touch to the space. This tutorial teaches you how to do it with nothing but a few inexpensive items from the Dollar Tree, so they won’t cost you much to make either.
14. Wall Stencils – The Secret to Remodeling Your Bathroom on a Budget
A great way to give your bathroom a new look is to use stencils to decorate the wall. There are so many different designs you can opt for, allowing you to choose any style, from classic to contemporary or quirky – it’s up to you! And if that sounds like something you might like to try, this blog post will tell you everything you need to know to get started.
15. How to Make a Bathroom Accent Wall with Dollar Store Gems
Here’s a fantastic idea we loved! This video shows you how to decorate a wall using those inexpensive bags of gems you can pick up for next to nothing from any dollar store – but although the design won’t cost you much, the effect is stunning! A highly creative idea that we liked a lot!
16. How to DIY Shower Curtain Wall Art…With a Frame!
Like the plan in #8, this is another tutorial that teaches you how to turn a shower curtain into a beautiful work of art for your bathroom. This plan shows you how to make a framed version, and since there are so many shower curtain designs available, you can easily find one to use that suits your taste perfectly.
17. DIY 3D Canvas Plant Pictures
If you’re looking for something a little more unusual to hang in your bathroom, this design for 3D canvas plant pictures is recommended viewing. This is the kind of artwork that’s sure to give your guests something to talk about, and they’ll be even more impressed when you tell them you made the pictures yourself.
18. DIY Project: Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art
This design almost feels like a child’s school art project because it reuses old toilet paper rolls to make flower patterns. However, you’ll soon realize that the artwork looks attractive and sophisticated, making it an affordable yet attractive way to liven up your bathroom walls.
19. DIY Dollar Tree Bathroom Wall Art
We’re super-impressed by the wall art this YouTuber shows us in her video because everything looks so stylish and professional – but actually, she made the pieces using only Dollar Tree supplies. It’s a short video and a simple design, but we’re sure there will be plenty of people who are keen to try something similar themselves!
20. DIY Toilet Paper Roll Wall Decor
Here’s another version of the toilet roll décor from #19, so if you liked the idea and are looking for extra suggestions for what to do with it, this blog is worth a look too. It seems like a fun project to attempt, and it looks great when it’s done too – and it’s so easy that even the greenest DIYer will be able to copy the idea.
21. $1 Bathroom Wall Art Decor
Even if you don’t have the biggest budget, you can still give your bathroom a fresh new look by adding wall art, and this tutorial teaches you how to do it for no more than a dollar. We love the designs she’s chosen, but you can use any images you choose, making it easy to give your bathroom a stylish personalized look.
22. Dollar-Tree Wall Art (Inspirational Ideas)
For anyone looking for ideas and inspiration, this blog post is worth checking out – especially if you love pink! In it, this blogger shares some of her ideas for bathroom art, and even if you don’t use everything, there’s sure to be something in there you’ll want to copy.
23. DIY Bathroom Wall Decor – 3D Flower
Here’s a highly creative idea for wall art in the form of a 3D flower. It will take a bit of time to make, but it will be time well spent since the result looks stunning. It’s not difficult to do and it won’t cost a lot either, making it an ideal option if you want a beautiful bathroom but don’t want to spend lots of money on it.
24. DIY Project: Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art
The toilet paper roll bathroom décor technique is obvious quite popular because we found several variations on this theme – and here’s one more. That way, you can check out how several different DIYers tackled this project and then incorporate all the best ideas into your attempt when you get round to having a go.
25. DIY Dollar Tree Wall Décor
In this video, we learn how to make some striking pieces of wall art using just inexpensive Dollar Tree supplies. These see-through pieces are also easy to adapt to your own style, so you can use this technique with any pattern you like to put your personal stamp on the décor in your bathroom.
26. DIY Shiplap Wall Art Background
Shiplap is a wonderful material for bathrooms because you can use it to make entire walls, or you can just employ it in decorative works of art. If that sounds like something you might like to try, this blog post will be of interest since it gives you several suggestions for the kind of thing that’s possible – and it then provides a tutorial that shows you how it’s done.
27. DIY Bathroom Wall Art Décor – The Closestool Thinker
To finish, here’s another highly original idea for wall art, this time made from “pebbles”. In fact, the pebbles aren’t real – they’re made from a special product that’s designed for the purpose. But you could just as easily make something similar from real pebbles you find on the beach, and this short video will teach you how.
Plenty of ideas and creativity to help you get inspired
As you can see, there are so many creative ideas for beautiful bathroom wall art that you can hardly fail to be inspired to have a go yourself.
We’ve enjoyed collecting these plans for you, so we hope you’ve enjoyed watching and reading them all too. And above all, we hope we’ve helped you find the plans you needed to get started on your next DIY project.