Hanging Mobile

Add a touch of whimsy to your home decor with these creative hanging mobile ideas. Explore unique designs and styles to bring a playful element to any space.
Diy, Ramen, Art, Kunst, Knutselen, Bricolage, Diys, Mobiles, Deco

Here’s a great idea for a DIY art project you can make, inspired by the art of Mark Hearld. Hearld is a British artist whose gorgeous prints, illustrations, and ceramics depict British fauna and flora dancing with color and movement. His installation at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a huge flock of painted wood birds suspended over visitors— something I dreamed of hanging in my house. Alas, I’ll have to (happily) make do with this DIY bird mobile I concocted instead.

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Kris Fiala
Sculptures, Silhouette, Inspiration, Crafts, Hanging Mobile, Hanging, Mobile Sculpture, Modern Crafts, Light And Shadow

A bronze piece by Brazilian artist Albano Afonso uses multiple sets of dangling hands that mimic shadow puppetry. Titled “Os Pássaros e o Lobo,” or “The Birds and the Wolf,” the sculpture is illuminated by a light projector, casting dark silhouettes on the wall behind it that resembles a mobile of active animals. In a statement, Afonso is described as being “interested in the anatomy of light: its intensity or softness, its ability to both illuminate and obscure, its sources, its symbolic…

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AJ Cardenas

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