• A ballerina mural painted in Hamilton, ON by Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca

Ballerina Mural

Do you have a little dancer in your life and thinking of a ballerina mural to pretty-up her room?  Here’s some inspo from a mural I painted in Hamilton, ON.

Scroll down for tips on how I painted it.

Oh…and another ballet/princess idea on removable wallpaper that ships for free in North America.

So pretty!

Ballerina Mural personalized for Bryella

A personalized ballerina mural painted for Bryella in Hamilton, ON by Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca

The best part of having a hand-painted mural is that it can be totally personalized.  For this ballerina mural, I painted Bryella’s name in a font that her mom chose.

A ballerina mural painted in aqua blue by Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca

When I paint my murals, I only use non-toxic paint so it’s safe for your kids to sleep in their room, even on the night I finish painting.  For this ballerina mural, I used water based acrylic paint.

The inspiration

The inspiration for a ballerina mural painted by Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca

I grabbed my inspiration for Bryella’s ballerina mural from her bedding.

Bryella wears her super-long hair in 2 buns (a la Princess Leia) a lot, so I picked out two ballerinas that have their hair styled that way.

BUT instead of painting it blonde and black, I painted both the ballerinas with brown hair, just like Bryella.

It’s just another way to personalize the mural.

How’d you paint the ballerina mural?

The bedding used as inspiration for a ballerina mural painted by Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca

I tackle every mural differently, but for this ballerina mural, I snapped some close-up photos of the dancers on the bedding and then printed them onto transparency sheets.

Then I used my overhead projector so I could fiddle with the size and position on the wall.

Not the DIY type?  Hire me!

Holmes Next Generation star Mike Holmes stands with Adrienne of AboutMurals.ca after she finished painting a mural for the television show

I’ve been painting murals since 2005 and I’ve even painted for a Mike Holmes TV show!

I paint anywhere within a one hour’s drive of Hamilton, ON.

Gimme a shout for a free quote!

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If you’re not in the Greater Toronto area but want a ballerina mural, check out Mia’s World mural.  It’s a whimsical and pretty mural with a pig ballerina near a castle and princesses having a tea party.

It’s easy to hang (check out my How-To Hang Video) and is totally removable when you’re ready to update to a new look.

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Hey! I'm Adrienne. I write my blog to inspire DIY-home-décor-enthusiasts with real life pics of my wall murals and then teach them how to get the same look. Thanks for reading!

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