I primed and then repainted with two coats of Benjamin Cloud white (semi-gloss) - the paint was left over from another project. I carefully cut the butterfly paper to size and applied it with Elmer's spray adhesive. Here is the after:
The butterfly paper is from Deserres. They have a wonderful in-store selection. Most are priced at $3-4 per sheet. Unfortunately, the collection is not online. The project took just one sheet.
Here are some others papers I like. Think of the possibilities.
The Papersource's collection is vast. Here's what I am eyeing today ....
And finally this Japanese number
Another spin on butterflies - Butterfly Migration
For another inspirational DIY, check out this great ikea hack with paper by Rita.
I am linking this one to Soft Place to Land's DIY day.
I hope you are having a lovely weekend,