Old Frame, Insulation in sheet – not the fuzzy kind, Spray adhesive, Burlap, Brushes, Bandpaper (optional), Wood screws, Drill or screwdriver, D Rings and wire for hanging
- If necessary, remove glass and old picture from frame
so you have an open frame.
- Paint frame
color of your choice – we chose a Lime Green.
When dry you can sand and distress with 80 grit sandpaper, or if your
frame has a lot of carved detail like this one did, you can just glaze it to highlight the
- Mix one part Extreme Glitter
paint (we chose black) with four parts water and using a very dry brush apply a
little at a time to the frame making sure you don’t drip or splatter. Cut a piece of the insulation to the size of
the frame(this is a wonderful trick
and allows you to inexpensively make any size bulletin board without using
cork). Using spray adhesive, apply the
burlap and trim to size.
- Insert into
frame and attach with wood screws around the back edge. Attach D rings and hanging wire and enjoy!