Artisan Spotlight: Paul Munro at Past Basket, October 14

Join us as we welcome mixed media artist and floral designer, Paul Munro, October 14, 2017, from 11 AM – 4 PM. Armed with an exclusive collection created just for Past Basket, we know you will enjoy Paul’s bold painted patterns, playful decoupage creations, and whimsical ornaments.

Paul Munro Artisan Past Basket Milwaukee

Sneak peek of Paul Munro’s hand painted, metal chargers with original photography decoupage in process.

Paul works primarily on wood, glass, and canvas, combining illustration, drawing, painting and photography. He is inspired primarily by nature and story telling.

Paul Munro Trunk Show Past Basket Milwaukee Christmas Ornaments Found Objects

A sneak peek at handmade Christmas decorations by Paul Munro created from found objects.


Several years ago Paul joined Instagram and quickly began to see the potential in creating art out of his “smart phone” pictures. The process of image transfer and decoupage has enabled him to explore many different avenues creatively, playing with surface, texture, scale and content to express the narrative.

Paul Munro Mixed Media Throwback Past Basket Milwaukee

Did you know Paul has a rich history with us? A wonderful throwback to when Paul was painting table legs at Past Basket.

Recently, Paul has been exploring the idea of “play”. Play can be artful and creative – an opportunity to explore, to make “mistakes” and have some fun. Experimenting with found objects and boldly painted patterns, Paul create’s whimsical Holiday ornaments for the home and spirit.

We hope you find inspiration in this exclusive collection created for Past Basket!


Artisan Trunk Show: Paul Munro

October 14, 2017

11 AM – 4 PM