Posted by Honor on Friday, April 26, 2013,
Aren't they purdy? I am just lovin how they turned out. I have a slight confession to make, I am an ugly picture frame hoarder. Bum bum bum baaah. Just can't help myself! Ever since I learned how to make mercury glass or antique mirrors, I've been snatching up any goodwill/thrift store/swap meet shenanigans I can get my hands on. So needless to say I have a huge stash that I can 'operation craft' on. But a house can handle only so many antique mirrors. Time to spruce up the frames and let th...
Posted by Honor on Wednesday, July 18, 2012,
My hubs told me about this and I had to try it out to see if it really works. And it does!
Old wood has such a warm and familiar patina. Like favorite park picnic benches. Time worn barns. Brings back the memories. We have this great black and white photo of the hubs grand pappy and a new sparkly frame just didn't do it justice. So I picked up an unfinished wood frame from Hobby Lobby for a whopping $2.99 and made this beauty. Really like how this came out and I think ...