Create a Custom Picture Frame

Add the finishing touch to your images with a custom made picture frame.

Make frames for pictures, hallway mirrors, bathroom mirrors or corkboards. You are only limited by your imagination.

SEE ALL THE STEPS

  •  There are 5 steps to completing this project:
    Step 1  MEASURE MOULDING
    Step 2  CUT MOULDING
    Step 3  ASSEMBLE
    Step 4  FINISH
    Step 5  TACK IN ARTWORK
MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED

  • Moulding & Baseboards
    Wood Glue
    1/4" Staples
    Wood Filler
    220 Grit Sandpaper
    Paint Or Stain
TOOLS YOU WILL NEED

  • Measuring Tapes
    Pencils, Markers & Squares
    Mitre Saws
    Staple Guns
    Brushes & Applicators
    Safety Glasses
    Ear Protection

1  MEASURE MOULDING


Measure the amount of moulding required to frame your artwork adding enough for a mitre on each end.


2  CUT MOULDING


Using a mitre saw or mitre box cut the moulding to the desired lengths.


3  ASSEMBLE


Assemble the mouldings using wood glue and/or a staple gun.


4  FINISH


Stain or paint the frame and set aside to dry.


5  TACK IN ARTWORK


Place artwork in frame and add staples to keep in place.


What You Need for This Project