I finally updated our spare bedroom - here you can see what I was working with -- from a large 4 poster bed taking up all the room, removed the wallpaper, painted a nice friendly color, and worked with a loose "camp" theme. Even the window blinds were blue in this room before:
Anyone love looking at a scenic lake vista with a pine tree? No.
Thankfully, the scenic lake came down in whole sheets. I threw them away for the good of the world.
One side note: my 2 year old got into the paint. This is the only picture I have of the aftermath because she was COVERED in white latex trim paint, ruining a homemade dress I made for her, but you can see some little tiny handprints here. More to come!