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Customized Picture Frame

Use this frame to hold pictures, reminders, or whatever else you want!
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Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Hunter Green, 2 oz.
Item #406
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.
Item #901
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home decor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.

$1.59

Mod Podge ® Furniture Satin, 16 oz.
Item #CS15125
Give your most frequently used projects an extra durable finish with Furniture Mod Podge. Perfect for furniture, bookshelves, kitchen accessories and more.

$15.59

Other Supplies
Large wooden picture frame
Scrapbook papers: Floral Bouquet; Pink Honeycomb; Pink Ditsy Floral; Aqua Damask
3 Wooden butterflies
Coral 3/8” satin ribbon
Flat paint brush
Craft knife
Hot glue gun
Copier
Pencil
Ruler
Board for insert

Instructions

  1. Mix one part Hunter Green to 2 parts Wicker White (mix enough to paint entire picture frame and insert if making bulletin board.
  2. Paint entire picture frame and insert. Let paint dry.
  3. Enlarge Aqua Damask paper on a copier to 151% to fit size paper 13” x 18”. Make three copies.
  4. Cut 3” strips lengthwise. Starting at the center of the picture frame, apply mod podge furniture satin to the wrong side of Aqua Damask paper and smooth in place. Measure 3” from sides of strip and place another Aqua Damask strip. Continue with alternating Aqua Damask strips and painted strips until entire frame is finished.
  5. Apply Mod Podge Furniture Satin to picture frame. Follow manufacturer's instructions for applying additional coats of Mod Podge Furniture Satin.
  6. Using the butterflies as a template, cut out square from each one of the three remaining papers. Apply Mod Podge Furniture Satin to the wrong side of each paper and smooth in place on the butterflies. Trim around the butterflies with a craft knife. Hot glue butterflies to front of picture frame as desired.
  7. Trace a diamond diagonal pattern on the picture insert and lay coral satin ribbon on top of traced lines. Hot glue ribbon in place to back of insert and also at the intersection points of the ribbon to the front of the insert. Hot glue insert to back of frame.
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