Posted on

Ocean Wall Decals – Nautical Adventure Do-It-Yourself Yellow Submarine Night Light

Nautical Adventure Ocean Wall Decal Do-it-yourself Yellow Submarine Night

Hey everyone!

I’m Maggie and in this video I’m going to show you a DIY craft that’s gonna help you to enhance the Nautical Adventure decal in the Ocean Wall series, by Wall Decal Source.

yellow submarine do it yourself night light

Now, as you can see, I have taken off the submarine decal because I’m going to take that and turn it into an awesome nightlight, so I hope you guys stay tuned. So this is the third video in the Nautical adventure video series.

I’m working with the Nautical Adventure decal that I explained back in video one.

If you didn’t see that, that’s totally fine. Just go back to the first video and then watch it and come back and see me and we’ll get started.

yellow submarine do it yourself night light supplies

So for this project you’re going to need a few things:

  • The cardboard that you’re gonna put the actual decal on
  • An exacto-knife to cut out the cardboard
  • A push light
  • Command strips
  • Hanging wire
  • A hanging picture hook
  • An inch-and-a-quarter stake – wood stake
  • A glue gun

And then you’re ready to get started.

Alright, let’s get started with the first step, taking my exacto-knife and I’m going to trace the decal itself and push down enough to get through the actual cardboard.

yellow submarine do it yourself night light step 1 cut out decal

Now that I’m done cutting out my decal – what do you think? – I’m going to take it and I’m gonna put it on my wall and find where I like it best. So I think I want him to be pointing down into the water. As if he was plunging down. And I think that’s perfect there. So I’ll make sure that I put everything on the back accordingly.

Back over here we’ll flip it over. Alright, so now that I have positioned my decal on the wall I’m going to actually take the wood stake and attach it to the decal, the back of the decal, with some hot glue. So on the back of the wood stake I have already put in a picture hanger, the picture hanger nail, so I’m going to take the other side and put it right here. And he’s going to be a little bit of a bugger so you have to push.

yellow submarine do it yourself night light step 3 add picture hanger

And then take the other end of the picture wire, I’m giving myself just about an inch of slack, to turn it back over and to wrap it around itself, so that it will hang nicely on the wall. I’m gonna actually go back to the wall and check it out and see if I like the angle and all of that.

Alright, so now that I’ve applied everything to the back of the decal, I’m gonna take it at put it on my wall and position it just right.

The neat thing about the light that we put on the back of this is that all you have to do is go up to your decal and press it, and turn off your light, and there you have it.

yellow submarine do it yourself night light finished product

You should be very proud of your creation. It’s the coolest yellow submarine nightlight I’ve ever seen. Thank you guys so much for watching, I had a blast making the coolest yellow submarine nightlight and I hope you did too.



Want to make this one on your own? Click the image below to order your decal now:

Yellow Submarine Night Light


If you want to see more of what we have to offer go to kidswalldecalsource.comThe Wall Decal Source. We also want to hear what you have to say, if you liked this decal, if you liked what we did with it, and maybe some of the things you did to make it even better. And last but not least we want you to subscribe. If you want to see more of your favorite DIYer sharing her DIY secrets for Wall Decal Source then please subscribe here, we’ll see you guys later.


As promised, here are some other DIY projects that you can do to add to the Nautical Adventure wall decal.

So go ahead and select one of the videos on your screen. Oh, and if you think of anyone who might like this, don’t forget to share this with your friends.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *