Monday, September 20, 2010

Favorite Picture? Mod podge it.

I was checking out some blogs, as I usually do, last week and ran across a great idea, I thought. Here's the problem, I can't remember the blog I saw it on. It was a gal who had done a baseball room for her son and had mod podged a photo she took of Wrigley Field onto a board. Sound familiar? If so, let me know so I can give her proper credit.

This is my version of her project. My daughter is always taking pictures. I love that. I wanted to display some of them in a unique way, soooo...
I printed out the picture onto white cardstock. Cut a piece of pine board to be just a little bigger than the photo. Pounded the edges of the board with the hammer, then stained it with walnut stain. Mod podged the picture on the board like so...

Let dry and WaLa!

Can't you just imagine the possibilities? I will be doing this again.

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  1. Ooh that's cute! Didn't Wendy at the Shabby Nest do that for her son? I can't remember fo sho.

  2. I love it! What a great gift idea too! I haven't seen it before so no help there but I love your easy to follow instructions. Definitely giving this a shot. :)

    Thanks for sharing!

  3. Thanks Brooke for commenting and your input. I so agree, I rarely do the before and after one to comment on...I scan through and see is what of interest to me:) I love modge podge, never knew what the heck it was til I joined this crazy blog world.

  4. Thank goodness for Mod Podge. Looks great. I love sunflowers. I just finished painting one myself. They make such great decor.
    April @

  5. That's adorable! And so creative as usual! Thanks for sharing, I will have to give that a try!

  6. Hello! I am a new follower. I found you on New Friend Friday! Great blog you have here. Hope you stop on by. Have a wonderful weekend! I look forward to your posts!!


  7. Love your projects! So cute, I wish I could be that creative!