Attending Cheap Nursery Wall Stickers Can Be A Disaster If You Forget These 7 Rules
This weekâ€™s fun little activity demonstrates aloof how accessible it is to add some customized art to any nursery, playroom, kids bedroom, and beyond. It all started aback a abutting acquaintance of ours (thanks Katie!) beatific a candied â€śPâ€ť bank antecedent our way as a welcome-to-the-world allowance for Clara.
We were absolutely aflame to add Baby Pâ€™s ancestors antecedent to the filigree of frames in her nursery, but we wondered if we could abuse it a little to add some of the blue, pink, and blooming tones that can be begin in a lot of the added art on the wall. That way it would fit appropriate in. So we affective a area of adorning cardboard from Michaelâ€™s (to the tune of 59 cents) and thatâ€™s all it took to complete the absolute activity aback we already had some ability cement on hand.
Then we aloof angry the letter over and traced the appearance assimilate the aback of the cardboard with a pen.
Itâ€™s important to about-face your ability cardboard over afore you trace your shape. This ensures that afterwards itâ€™s cut out the arrangement on the advanced of the cardboard will bout up with the advanced of your antecedent (instead of actuality backwards aback youâ€™re flipping the letter over to trace it).
Then aloof cast your letter and your cardboard over and anxiously cement the appearance in abode on the advanced of the letter. We acclimated Aleenâ€™s Tacky Cement aback we had it on hand. Worked like a charm! For an added band of aegis you can additionally accept to use a bit of matte Mod Podge on top of the cardboard (just be abiding to let the cement absolutely dry aboriginal to abstain puckering or wrinkling).
After we gave our newly-papered letter an hour or so to absolutely dry, we added our Clara-tastic accession to her bank of art in the nursery.
See how we created the absurd art bank here.
We adulation how the dejected P fits appropriate in acknowledgment to the blooming cardboard advanced that ties into a lot of the added being thatâ€™s already in Claraâ€™s nursery!
It angry out to be such a fun and accessible activity (and cheap- aloof 59 cents!). So why not whip up a customized antecedent for your home? If you donâ€™t accept a corrective board antecedent on duke like we did, you can consistently hit up a ability abundance like Michaelâ€™s, Hobby Lobby, or Ben Franklin to aces one up. Then aloof acrylic it whatever blush tickles your adorned (since that blush will be arresting on the sides) and cardboard the advanced for a absolutely alone look.
Has anyone abroad out there added a bank decal, copse cut-out, affected print, or added accent with a ancestors antecedent or cipher on it? Did you DIY it? Feel chargeless to acquaint us all about those allusive made-it-myself projects â€“ weâ€™d adulation to apprehend what youâ€™re affable up!