Summer Crafts With Painter Drop Cloths

Are you looking for new ways to enjoy the summer weather on a budget? We want to share with you DIY craft ideas with painter drop cloths. What makes drop cloths a good material choice for these projects is that it is very inexpensive and durable.

picnic blanket using a drop clothNeed an inexpensive entertaining idea? Try hosting a picnic instead of a traditional dinner party. Casual foods like sandwiches, salad, and yogurt parfaits can be made at home cheaply and with a scenic view, most of the decorating is done for you. Add pizazz to your event with a beautiful picnic blanket – decorated by you, of course!

Image and step-by-step tutorial can be found on Brit + Co.

If you aren’t good at painting, an easy way to make a beautiful picnic blanket is to use a stencil. We also recommend getting a thicker drop cloth with backing, so you won’t feel damp grass.

Drop cloth hammock ideasIf you need some R & R time this summer, consider creating a DIY hammock. You’ll be enjoying a book or nap in no time!

Image and step-by-step tutorial can be found via My Magic Mom.

We dare you to get creative: tents, a foldable lawn game, or even a patterned awning for your patio.