Part of the challenge is to find something fun for the walls -- I just don't want to spend a bunch of money, especially since I know he's going to out-grow the décor over time. And when the budget is low, it's a DIY or bust moment.
After watching Maverick get all wound up and crazy about a silly Ylvis song, "What Does the Fox Say?" I had a little inspiration on creating a quick and cute trilogy that I felt would suit his new room, which is orange, green, an. I got out my trusty pack-o-canvases from Michaels (11 x 14 - 5 for $15!), my dollar-store paint brushes, and some 10-year-old acrylic paint and I go to town.... $9 later, I have something to fill the wall space: