Popular Pins Bulletin Board

By  Pattie Wilkinson  for  iLoveToCreate

size: 18"x24"


  • White foam core board, 18”x24”
  • Burlap, 1 yd.
  • Embellishments: upholstery tacks; decorative hooks, three; buttons; clothespins
  • Twine


  • Tulip Sticky Fabric Stencils: ABC, Large Script Alphabet, Team Spirit
  • Tulip Black Fat Fabric Marker
  • Aleene’s Adhesives: Liquid Fusion Clear Urethane Glue, Crystal Clear Tacky Spray

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, straight pins
  • 1. Cut burlap 3" larger than board on all sides to measure 24"x30". Position burlap flat on work surface.
  • 2. Spray board with adhesive. Place board adhesive side down on center of burlap.
  • 3. Turn board over. Wrap corners and edges around to back of board; adhere using urethane glue.
  • 4. Cut 10"x26" burlap panel for pockets; fray top edge as shown. Fold pleats to form three pockets; pin in place. Adhere to bottom of board, folding side and bottom edges around to back as before.
  • 5. Arrange stencils on board to spell desired words. Fill in stencils with black marker.
  • 6. Embellish edges with tacks, hooks, and buttons as shown.
  • 7. Tie twine onto corner hooks; add clothespins to display sentimental objects.