Pineapple Washi tape print

Owls, Chevron, Chalkboard, these are just a few trends that have come and are slowly heading out.  Ready for the next huge trend?  PINEAPPLES.  Yes, that’s right.  Pineapples are making an appearance all over the place, from necklaces, to Easter eggs.  So today I’ll be sharing how to jump on this trend by making a Pineapple Washi tape print.

Create a gorgeous DIY Washi Tape Pineapple Print, Delineate Your Dwelling
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Supplies:
An assortment of washi tapes in shades of oranges + yellows
White Paper | Book Page | Pencil
Washi Tape Pineapple print supplies

I laid my washi tape out and drew lines on either side of it.  Then, I removed the tape and drew in lines to make triangles within the two bold washi tape horizontal lines.

The diagonal lines were my “cut lines”.  I did this to create as close as possible of a uniform triangle for my pattern.  It was fairly successful.

Washi Tape Pineapple print step 1

Next, I freehanded a pineapple shape and started placing the triangles with a very small space in-between them.

Washi Tape Pineapple print step 2
After the entire pineapple shape was covered, I carefully used my Xacto knife and cut along my original pencil line to create a clean image.

Washi Tape Pineapple print step 3

I also cut out the leafy portion of the pineapple from an old book.

Washi Tape Pineapple print step 4
I just love how it turned out.

If you are looking for more Easy DIY Artwork, you might want to check out these simple tutorials I put together for other paintings.easy-artwork

Create a gorgeous DIY Washi Tape Pineapple Print, Delineate Your Dwelling
I want to hang this in my new guest room + office, but goodness it’s getting crowded in there with all my new projects!

Washi Tape Pineapple print 5
I love all the pineapple color it brings!

Create a gorgeous DIY Washi Tape Pineapple Print, Delineate Your Dwelling

Create a gorgeous DIY Washi Tape Pineapple Print, Delineate Your Dwelling
Create a gorgeous DIY Washi Tape Pineapple Print, Delineate Your Dwelling

What do you think?  What fruit would you make?

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43 thoughts on “Pineapple Washi tape print

  1. This is gorgeous and so fun! Thanks for linking it up to Thursday S.T.Y.L.E. I sadly was pretty late catching the chevron boat, and I had no clue that pineapples are making their way into the latest trends. Thanks for the head’s up!

  2. This is adorable! I still have not tried washi tape yet, so next time I’m in the craft store, I’ve got to get some–thanks for the inspiration! 🙂

  3. Amy, I LOVE this! So creative and different! You are so good! Thanks so much for linking up to our first “Enchanting Inspiration” link up party! We hope to see you next Wed. with more of your amazing-ness! 😉

  4. I love this so much! It would look great in my family room so I’m definitely gonna try to make one!

    Thanks so much for joining in the first ever Caffeintated Crafters link party!

  5. I love this so much! And it would look great in my family room so I may just attempt it.

    Thanks so much for joining in the first ever Caffeintated Crafters link party!

  6. I love, love this! You did such a great job–the colors are so cute together! I definitely think pineapples are a cute idea, at least for summer! Just dropping by from place of my taste and workit wed.:) Have a great week.

  7. Cute idea, very creative! I think the pineapple trend is perfect right now for summer and I know I’m trying to re-decorate our home and put more of the summer atmosphere into it…pinning this and now following you on Twitter. Saw your link at Turn it Up Tuesday. 🙂

  8. Lovely bit of art. I’m sure I remember reading once that pineapples are a symbol of welcome somewhere in the world – (I’d better do some research if they are going to be the next big thing!) Maybe you could hang this in your hall way!

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