i saw this idea on pinterest, and decided i would try something similar.
woooohooooo for actually doing something i pinned!!
it's been in progress for quite a while, but it was fun to work on a letter or 2 whenever i had a chance. a few letters in progress:
crayons are my ever-trusty keep-the-project-off-the-table-holders so i can paint the edges. u likey?
this is the back of a letter that didn't have a hanger. a nicely placed staple works perfectly for these light little guys. i used this lil trick on several letters.
mod podge is one of my favorites! you *might* be able to tell by the end of this post.
used sponge daubers to apply ink from a stamp pad over the tape, and then a quick peel leaves white lines. and the ink blended together to make a nice smooth finish as it dried - added bonus! no marks show from the sponge.
more mod podge!
since hanging them up, i've moved them around a few times...
yes, i'll fill in all those extra nail holes when we repaint, but for now they fit in just fine with the 3,563 left by the previous owners. what's a few more?
feels great to have something up on the wall, and i love the mismatched feel!
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