Vintage Tin Tile Art Projects from Etsy

August 8, 2014

It’s no secret we love seeing creative projects with t in. And when you’re looking for the ultimate in handmade, crafty wonders, you go to Etsy. Aside from selling our vintage tiles as standalone wall art, the artisans below are making truly innovation projects with tin, the perfect rustic gift for any art lover. Check out some of these cool households goods made with tin or dream up your own.

Antique Birdhouse

A custom antique, this beautiful birdhouse has a ceiling salvaged from a torn down roof. Painted in bright, fun colors, it is embellished with shiny tack nails to attract the birds along. While this particular tin tile was found in an old building, you could use one of our beautiful hand-stamped patterns to achieve the same look.

Flower Wall Hanging

If you’re into shabby chic, this girly wall hanging is a unique addition to the home. Varying overlaid patterns with different brush techniques and colors add visual interest, which would make a beautiful flower décor for a bedroom or a nursery. Tin is easy to cut with just tin snips. You can purchase one of our sample packs to get a variety of patterns for as little as $10 to work with.

Wagon Wheel Clock

The perfect gift for the cowboy or cowgirl in your life, this adorable western-themed clock uses a tin ceiling tile as a base. Embellished with silver metalwork, turquoise pieces, a real rope trim. The perfect project for our unfinished tiles, paint it how you’d like to transform your house into a saloon.

Patchwork Letter Wall Art

Repurposed, reused and reimagined, this decorative letter wall art is made from different pieces and colors of tin tiles to create a mix and match, patchwork design. Perfect for bringing vintage, old world charm into a kid’s room or nursery, it’s easy to cut into any design with tin snips.


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