Thursday, March 17, 2011

Spring Sign From My Scrap Wood Pile

1st off,
Happy St. Patrick's Day!!!

So here's my first spring project.  


This was one of the pieces leftover from girl's night.  Which is great since it had already been sanded.  Wahoo!


I added a simple coat of white paint, let it dry, and was ready to decorate.  I roughly cut some paper to fit on the board and then sanded the edges so it blended into the wood.  
The letters were cut using a diecut stencil.  I inked the edges with a yellow and mod podged the paper on.  The eggs were cut from scrapbook paper and everything was sealed with mod podge.  That's it.  Another simple project.  I can't wait to do some more and springify my home!



Rob and Marseille said...

when my friend posted this on her blog, I thought of you. Not sure if you had a way to fit it into your home, but if you needed a gift for someone, I thought you would enjoy making these.

Amber Branconier said...

this sign is so cute! i love it.

Mandy Coffey said...

this is really cute! i'd love for you to come link it up at my party today-
and any other creations you have of course!

abeachcottage said...

Love your spring sign. Nice color and font. Thanks for sharing.

Lyndee @ A Recovering Craft Hoarder said...

Marseille, I LOVE it! Thanks for the link.

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

Cute!! I love how the letters are all jumbled up. Nice work. :)

Thanks for joining my Weekend Bloggy Reading party. :) Hope you'll stop by Serenity Now again soon!

Karli said...

OOoh!!! I love it, it really emlifies SPRING! Which I am so excited for after this long, dreary winter! Thanks for sharing! (I saw this on Sugar bee crafts link up)


Jenn said...

Really cute! I love using the stuff around the house to craft:)

Rachael @ The Little Birdie said...

Cute, cute, cute!! Perfect for that Spring mantle! :)

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

I like the subtle pattern under the letters. Thanks for sharing. :)

Ashley said...

love this