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    Dress up a cheap frame by decorating is with glue, let it dry, and then paint over it with one solid color and it looks like a specialty carved frame!

    This pin is all over pinterest. finally found the original tutorial. Dress up a cheap frame by decorating is with glue, let it dry, and then paint over it with one solid color and it looks like a specialty carved frame!

    Holy smokes. This may be the best crafting tip yet. "print out the font you want and place wax paper over it. Trace letters with puffy paint, let dry, then use mod podge to secure letters to canvas, etc. Brilliant."

    Modpodge Lace onto containers then spray paint.

    wax paper wood transfer. YES! Print on wax paper and then transfer it directly to wood... can also transfer to any porous material [paper, certain fabric...]

    Homemade Embossing/Texture Paste Recipe & Tutorial 1/4 cup Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon PVA glue (white all-purpose school glue) 1 Tablespoon White Acrylic Paint (Craft paint) Some water

    I feel that it is my Pinterest duty to tell you that THIS is the only method that really works for transferring an image to wood that isn't absurdly difficult. Trust me, I did the legwork.

    How to make a wood monogram

    SO FREAKIN AWESOME!!! Soak steel wool in apple cider vinegar, rub down new wood with the soaked steel wool for an instantly aged wood look. Good to know for "vintage" signs.

    You don't need to be artistic, or even particularly creative, to be a DIY champ. Here are 25 DIY projects anyone can tackle.

    Cheap and Easy Stamped Coasters made from affordable Bathroom Tiles. This blog shows step-by-step how to make these. Great gift to give for house warming, bridal/wedding, Christmas, etc. So cute and useful!

    looks like something from pottery barn decorative piece made from a crown royal whiskey bottle. start with a dark metallic paint after dry pant with color of choice and either wipe with a dry rag or sand after it is dry!

    When hanging a picture, put toothpaste on the frame where the nail needs to be, press it against the wall and voila! Put the nail there! BRILLIANT!

    Turn Inexpensive Frames Into Chalkboard Signs | 31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

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    Great item for a lot of different DIY projects.

    Hot glue what you want to say on the outside of a jar, then spray paint over it!....clever!!