DIY & Crafts

Easy-to-make wallpaper art

Author: Canadian Living

DIY & Crafts

Easy-to-make wallpaper art

Sometimes even just a hint of wallpaper can liven up a room. Whether you're commitment phobic, or you've just discovered a beautiful vintage scrap at the flea market, hanging your paper in a frame means small sections can be rearranged or removed at a moment's notice. Don't like the way the paper looks in your bedroom? Hang it in the kitchen instead.

You need:
• Assorted picture frames
• Wallpaper scraps (enough to fit frames)

Tools
• Metal ruler
• X-Acto blade
• Spray paint

Check out a large photo of the finished craft.

To make:
1. Based on the size of your frames, measure and cut out your wallpaper scraps.

2.
Spray paint the frames a complementary color, and set them aside to dry.

3.
Insert your paper into the frames and hang them on a wall, or arrange them along a decorative ledge.

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Excerpted from Wallpaper Projects: 50 Craft and Design Ideas for Your Home, From Accents to Art , copyright 2009 by Derek Fagerstrom and Lauren Smith. Used by permission of Raincoast Books. All Rights Reserved.

No part of this excerpt may be reproduced except with permission in writing from the publisher.







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