Inexpensive Fall Sign

::::::::{ Sweet Fall Sign }::::::::
Salvation Army Frame { 2.98} + Creativity = GRATEFUL
A word that seems appropriate for the season AND a word I am focusing on daily in my own life
The neat thing is you can change this up by changing the paper, word and whimsy add ons!
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First I gathered supplies – paper, Cricut, mod podge, paint brush
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I then figured out what size the letters needed to be to be centered on the frame
I used the cardboard piece that was in the back of the frame and just mod podged the scrapbook paper to it and trimmed of excess with a craft knife.

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Cut out the letters and arrange them on the board in a pleasing way…..hopefully centered :)  Once I got it to look the way I liked it ( I used a cutting mat as a ruler and guide for a straight line to glue the letters permanently on)  I brushed on the Mod Podge on the back of each letter.
Stuck them all down.  Waited for them to dry a little.  Then I gave each letter a good topcoat of Mod Podge. 

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All that’s left is to ( clean the glass first ) stick it back into the frame and for a little whimsy I hot glued a felt flower I had made for my daughters hair but never used.

SWEET…..SIMPLE…..FALL“ISH” FUN

 

ENJOY creating a word sign for your family space!

Linking up over @ Get Your Craft On – Tuesday’s with Today’s Creative Blog
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Kim -today's cr - beautiful. nice blog too. thanks for linking.

Sassy Sites! - Super cute! I found you at the Today's Creative Blog hop! Come by and visit me at Sassy Sites! We have a giveaway going on AND a header contest. Come by and check it out. xoxoMarni @ Sassy Sites!

Kristin @ My Uncommo - I love this!!! Thanks for linking up! Great to meet you!XO

Madigan at madiganma - So simple yet so lovely! I am hosting a link party on my blog this weekend about words/quotes (The Weekend Word Search). Please consider stopping by! Your project would be a great addition.

Natasha - This is so beautiful-what a great idea. The little touch of orange is perfect for Autumn.Best wishes,Natasha.

Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy! - I just love simple graphic signs like this. And what a great score. That frame is beautiful !http://boyohboyohboycrafts.blogspot.com

Tia Brumbelow - Oh I love this!! Great blog! Thank you for sharing!

Lori@Paisley Passion - This is darling! If you would like to join in on another linky party, I would love to have you link up to mine :)~Lori @ Paisley PassionsPaisley Passions Linky Party Thrilling Thursdays

KJ - I just saw this project featured in a Tip Junkie email. It is wonderful. So stylish, but so frugal. Love it .http://www.letsgoflyakiteuptothehighestheight.blogspot.com/

Anonymous - What company is the paper? Cute idea.

Tiffini - I am not sure what company BUT I got it at Target in that dollar section when you walk in the front doors…hope that helps:)

Melanie - I found you on Tip Junkie and will be featuring your sign on my blog later today!

I'd also love for you to come link this up at my "still open" Tuesday Time Out Party!

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Smiles,

Melanie

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