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Easy DIY Frame Idea

Add a fun, personalized touch to a photo frame with cool Apple Barrel colors.

At a Glance:

#6401 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Logo
supplies

Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Frame, Large - 12880

Number Needed: 1 $5.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz. - 20503

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Tropic Orange, 2 oz. - 21341

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Key West, 2 oz. - 21481

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Angle Brush Set, 5 pc. - 44277

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
instructions

Other Supplies

Sunflower mixed bouquet, 5" Wood letter, Painters Tape, Cotton twine, Piece of burlap larger than frame opening, Sandpaper, Petroleum jelly, Hot glue, Scissors

Instructions

  1. Basecoat the frame with White. Tape off diagonal stipes and paint with Key West.
  2. Basecoat the letter with White. Lightly rubbed petroleum jelly on the edges. Paint the letter with Tropic Orange.
  3. When the letter is dry, lightly sand the edges to create a distressed look.
  4. Cut a piece of twine and hot glue one end to the back. Wrap the twine around the letter three times as shown. Add a little hot glue to the back to keep the twine in place. Repeat the same step for the other end of the letter. Center the letter in the frame and hot glue the twine to the back of the frame.
  5. Cut the flowers at the base and hot glue in the corners as shown.
  6. Glue or tape the piece of burlap to the back of the frame.

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.

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