Rustic Re purposed Picture Frames

Submitted by lscrandall on Sat, 07/06/2013 - 17:17

I had two large pictures I no longer liked. I took scrap pieces of 1x3 and 1x2's and created a frame, after covering the inside with burlap. I thin took and blew up photos into black and white, mod podged them to the center frame, and added stained L molding. the cost $15.00 each frame to update two old pictures that would have been given to goodwill or trashed.

Estimated Cost
$15.00 Each Frame
Estimated Time Investment
An Hour or Two (0-2 Hours)
Type of Wood
Scrap Poplar (but you could use anything you have)
Finish Used
1x3
1x2
burlap
2 old large pictures
blown up photos to black and white
glue
nail gun
Recommended Skill Level
Starter Project

Comments

yurra-bazain

Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:04

I love this, especially that touch of burlap matting. Moreover, I love that you reinvented something you owned to make it amazing.

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