Mom & Me and Daddy & Me Frames

Materials

  • Unfinished wooden frame, 9”x11”
  • Midwest Products: Cellfoam (88); Colored PVC Sheets: Pink and Purple, or Blue; Silver Mirror Styrene Sheet
  • Royal Rub-On Transfers: Father Sentiments
  • Craft foam adhesive-back alphabet letters
  • Silver plastic-coated wire, 12” length
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Bleached Sand, Deep Midnight Blue, Slate Grey, Shimmering Silver, Petal Pink, Purple Cow
  • Ink pads: dark blue, pink, purple
  • Rubber stamps: hearts, stars (or designs of choice)
  • Photo, 5”x7”
  • Craft glue

Tools

  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Paintbrushes
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • On covered work surface, paint frame Bleached Sand. Let dry. For Dad’s frame, paint trim Deep Midnight Blue. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • Use dark blue ink pad and stars stamp to stamp Dad frame. Use purple and pink ink pads and hearts stamp to stamp Mom frame.

STEP 3

  • Press pink alphabet letters on Mom frame and blue alphabet letters on Dad frame. See photo.

STEP 4

  • Print and cut out pattern. For Dad frame, cut ribbon from Blue pvc sheet and circle from cellfoam. For Mom frame, draw hearts on Pink and Purple pvc sheets; cut out hearts.

STEP 5

  • Follow manufacturer’s instructions to apply rub-on transfer on ribbon. Glue ribbon on Dad frame.

STEP 6

  • Measure and cut three 4” wire lengths. Wrap wire around purple hearts. Glue pink and purple hearts on Mom frame.

STEP 7

  • Insert photos in frames.
by Debby Forshey-Choma for Midwest Products

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2687/b036e051-fe5d-466f-9364-f31dc49fa5e7.pdf



Mom & Me and Daddy & Me Frames
Mom & Me and Daddy & Me Frames