Aging mirrors. M0_rect540 Rather than repainting the back, you can glue paper or fabric prints to the back that will then partially show through the mirror. Diy Antiques Mirror, Antique Mirrors, Apartment Therapy, Antiques Paintings Diy, Silver Paintings, Antiques Mirror Diy, Age Mirror, How To Antiques Mirror, Diy Mirror Antiques
Make a spooky mirror. Get an old mirror with a frame. Remove the backing. With heavy gloves, spray some oven cleaner on the back, wait about 5 minutes, rub off. Now just tape a spooky picture. Put backing back on. Voila! Scary face looking back at you.
How to antique a mirror [JB says--I did this on small craft store mirrors for a project. I like it, but it was a lot harder to get the paint off the backs than I thought. Also I would leave the acid on for a shorter time, then see if it needed more. I flew a little close to the sun on some of them! Last, I used a combo of antique bronze and gold spray paint for my spots.]