When it comes to hanging "artwork" around the house, I prefer "non-art". I like to put up things that make me happy; like pictures of my girls' hands:
Notes that they've written me:
(this is a leaf that one of my girls wrote on and gave me. it says "I love you mom and dad")
So when I had another scrap of wood lying around, I decided to let Olivia write on it. I painted it first:
Then let her do her thing:
I love it!
And the best part is the back:
Much better than any picture or sign I could buy at IKEA!