Nicole Crafts 8 X 10 Fancy Oval MirrorBack to category
Nicole Crafts 8 X 10 Fancy Oval Mirror
Can't find a mirror you like? Create your own with this project! These decorative frames from Nicole Crafts have a lot of surface for decorating. Whether you want to paint them, use Mod Podge decoupage, vinyl or whatever your favorite decorating medium of choice, these can be hung without even a photo in the middle! Show off your stamped or scrapbooked art, children's drawings or leave the opening...open.
- Time:2 hours
1Remove backing and glass from frame. Paint frame Antique White. Allow to dry.
2Spray back of stencil with spray adhesive and allow to dry slightly. Apply to frame so that it hangs off either the side of the frame or the opening as shown.
3Using pouncer and Eggshell paint, pounce out stencil design. Remove stencil and allow to dry.
4Repeat at random spots around frame, making sure to turn stencil to vary design. Allow to dry.
5Sand over design to distress. Coat frame with satin varnish to seal.
6Turn frame over. Apply a very thin bead of Quick Grip Adhesive around inner edge of frame opening. Place mirror in opening. Allow to dry, then bend metal prongs in to reinforce hold on mirror.
7This is just a suggestion for what to put inside of the frame. Also try using your favorite photo, found objects or a family member's silhouette.