I am not the craftiest of souls; I can turn a phrase, but put a brush in my hand and I am about as useful as a porcupine at a petting zoo. These 18 hand-painted innovations showcase the best in DIY decorating.

From hand-painted sneakers to peacock mugs, check out the 18 hand-painted innovations which will have you running for the arts and crafts store.

Implications - In a world where everything including art is quick, easy, simple and digitalized, the words "hand-painted" or "manually" are a dime a dozen. This element of rarity and exclusivity that accompanies these words makes products that are original and hand-painted a successful market for consumers and companies alike.