Carefree Moments Frame

Materials

  • Wooden frame
  • Laurel Collection (Scenic Route): patterned paper; chipboard
  • Tulip Glam-It-Up! Iron-On Crystals (Duncan)
  • Chipboard items (ColorBok): Bird; Frame Corners
  • Flowers (Prima Marketing)

Tools

  • Indoor/Outdoor Spray Paint (Krylon): Ivory
  • Fluid Chalk Ink (Clearsnap): Warm Red
  • Aleene’s Paper Glaze (Duncan)
  • Spray adhesive
  • Heat gun
  • Iron and pressing board

Directions

STEP 1

  • Follow manufacturer’s instructions to spray paint frame.

STEP 2

  • Apply Paper Glaze to front of frame. Place pattern paper on frame front, smoothing out bubbles. Let dry. Use craft knife to trim excess paper. Sand edges.

STEP 3

  • Apply Paper Glaze over papered areas. Heat set until bubbles appear for an aged look.

STEP 4

  • Ink chipboard bird. Let dry. Apply Paper Glaze to bird. Heat set until bubbles appear. Apply iron-on crystal to bird.

STEP 5

  • Adhere chipboard to frame as shown. Use Paper Glaze to adhere flower and bird.

STEP 6

  • Place photo inside frame.
by Niki Meiners
Carefree Moments Frame
Carefree Moments Frame