How to make photo frames with your own hands?
Beautiful frames will decorate any home
Undoubtedly, self-made things carry much more warmth and joy than just bought even in the most expensive boutique or elite supermarket. This applies to both clothing and interior items. Of course, not everyone is able to make a chest of drawers or a bedside table, but everyone can make photo frames with their own hands. What is needed for this? The most basic things that you probably have in any home! We will tell you how you can easily and quickly make a great gift for the holiday.
DIY photo frames. Necessary materials
In order to make an original and beautiful frame you need glue, scissors, cardboard, old frame, acrylic paints and brushes, sandpaper, wooden plinth, old shoe box, shells, buttons, coffee beans, old and broken jewelry, large beads, beans and everything that can be useful for decorating the frame.
Making a frame for baby photos
In order for you to get a beautiful children's frame, just call the child and turn on the fantasy. And then making your own photo frameturn into a great opportunity to uncover the talent of the baby, as well as to do something useful together. So, you will need an old unnecessary frame, which should be thoroughly washed and sanded beforehand, if there are residual varnish or paint on it. Then, using a brush, apply acrylic paints, which will give the frame a basic background. After drying, gently apply a hot glue with a thermogun, and here the fun begins. A child can stick decorations on the frame with you. These can be colorful shells or a variety of buttons, coffee beans or beans. Optionally, you can glue multicolored wrapping paper or toys from a kinder surprise, figurines or bows from broken pins on the frame. In any case, you will have a magnificent and joyful frame, which will be an excellent decoration for a child’s room or a memorable gift for your grandmother.
How to make beautiful photo frames
To create real masterpieces in vintage style, the old frame is perfect, which, after having been painted, can be decorated with old broken beads,earrings or just beautiful beads. Boldly give the resulting original thing to friends or relatives! You can also make photo frames with your own hands, not only by decorating old copies. There is a technique that allows you to give a modern look like not just an old, but a very elegant piece of furniture. To do this, apply a layer of paint, then on top of the second, different from him in color. For example, black and then bronze. After drying of all layers, it is necessary to process the surface with large emery paper.
If you can cut out of plywood or know a person who can help, then you should try to make a photo frame with your own hands. Pre-drawing the future contour, you should cut out the frame, and then repeat all the above steps for coloring and decoration. The result will justify the time spent, because this frame will be absolutely unique!