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4th of July Framed Menu Board

Adding a personalized menu board to your holiday celebration makes the day more special.

At a Glance:

#5532 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Mod Podge ® Mod Melts - Colors

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $10.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Mod Molds - Alphabet

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Multi-Surface Paint - Black, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Sheepskin, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Ornate frame, Board that fits frame opening, Bakers twine, Glue, Blue chambray fabric, Sandpaper, Flat brush ½”, Wax paper, Chalk, Scissors, Hot glue gun, Water basin, Foam plates, Paper towels

Instructions

  1. Apply Sheepskin to frame with brush. Let dry thoroughly between coats 
  2. Lightly sand frame for a distressed appearance. 
  3. Apply chalkboard paint to board insert referring to bottle instructions. Let cure before applying additional coat. 
  4. Condition chalkboard by rubbing piece of chalk over surface and wiping with a paper towel. 
  5. Create letters from alphabet mold using red Mod Melt and hot glue gun. 
  6. Cut a piece of chambray fabric and place on wax paper. Apply matte Mod Podge® to both sides and let dry. 
  7. Cut out banner triangles large enough to hold letter. 
  8. Glue letters to fabric as shown. 
  9. Cut a length of bakers twine and glue banner pieces to it by folding end over twine. 
  10. Glue ends of twine behind frame centering banner letters. 
Project Tip: Use patriotic paper instead of fabric to create banner.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.