Lots of useful projects using scrap 2x4's.
Modge podge newpaper to canvas. Stick on letters. Paint over. Peel off letters.
Buy a rough surfaced tile from Lowe's (less than a dollar) and mod podge pretty scrapbook paper on it. Then mod podge picture over that. Let dry and wrap with a pretty bow. Easy and cheap! You can also include a small stand to set the tile on.
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