In today’s DIY tutorial, we are going to show you a simple way to create your own photo frame. Are you a photography enthusiast and looking for affordable ways to display your work at home or office? Or you want to make your desk look cozier by adding some “happy moment” photos? In this DIY Photo Frame Tutorial, we will show you how you can create your own photo frame in just a few simple steps.
DIY tutorial - photo frame collage
The materials/tools you need for this DIY project:
Tools needed for the photo frame DIY project
- A paint brush
- Several wooden boards
- Paint color - (You can create different color photo frames by using the color of your choice. In this tutorial, we will use black, they go really nice especially with classic black and white photos)
- A craft knife
- Double-sided tape
- Several printed photos
- A glass bottle with water (in order to mix with paint color later on)
Step 1: Paint the wooden boards with the color of your choice.
Paint the wooden boards
Paint the wooden boards - complete
Step 2: Stick the double-sided tape on to the wooden board.
Stick the double-sided tape on to the wooden board
Step 3: Peel off the backing of the double-sided tape.
Peel off the backing of the double-sided tape
Step 4: Carefully stick your photo on to the tape.
Stick your photo on to the double-sided tape
Step 5: Adjust; you may need to cut off the edges of the photos so that the photo size fits exactly with the size of the frame.
Position your photo
Cut off the edges of the photos
Step 6: Tada! here are the final photos.
Final DIY photo frames
A beautiful DIY photo frame
These photo frames are beautiful and elegant, yet it is super easy to make them. How do you think of this photo frame DIY tutorial? Will you give a try? Please leave a comment and let us know what kind of DIY project or tutorial you’d like to read about.