The supplies you ll need are.
Diy picture matting and framing.
It helps it stand out and gives a buffer between the artwork and the diy frame.
Read on to learn how to make your own diy picture mats.
I hunted around for some picture mats that would work to no avail.
This can be purchased online or at most craft stores.
And what an interesting picture can be produced by simply matting and framing something as basic as a greeting card or rubber stamped image.
Especially when the mat doesn t match the bright white of the frame.
I love the addition of a mat to artwork.
Do not let the exposed tape touch the mat until you have decided placement.
All it takes is a few supplies some art or a photo to frame and you ll be creating your own decor in no time.
And now for the best trick for budget friendly bright white diy photo mats.
If you ve ever used the ikea ribba frames you ll know that the mats are more of a cream than a pure white.
There is a really easy way to cut your own mats without expensive mat cutter tools.
See more ideas about matting pictures picture frames diy picture frames.
This is a whole new craft to enjoy.
Fortunately the book i mentioned has plenty of information and guidelines to help you make such decisions.
Framing photos and art is one of the most common projects i do.
Mar 6 2018 explore paula dohse s board picture matting on pinterest.
So as per usual i figured out a way to make diy picture mats and spent a whopping total of 4 00 to make them.
Let s start by creating the picture frame mat.
You can purchase custom mats however i chose to make mine for a fraction of the cost using foam board.
And having them custom cut wasn t an option because i didn t want to spend a fortune on this project.
Are you ready to have your mind blown.
Yup forget the saving money part.
Diy picture frame mat.
It drives me caaa razy.
Many a large mat are double the cost of a piece of uncut mat board yowzers and with that said i do collect photography prints and frames and have spent plenty a dime on professionally made or store bought mats but all too regularly find myself dealing with two issues.