Ribbon Matted Picture Frames
Uses Recycled Items: No
Keywords: ribbon, matted, picture, frames, photos, C_c00306
For Each Frame
Remove glass and backing from frame.
Cut pieces of wider ribbon to fit around perimeter of glass. Apply glue to back of ribbon and place around front of glass, overlapping corners. Let dry. If desired, place a narrow line of glue over center of ribbon on glass and apply second ribbon, overlapping corners again. Let dry.
Place glass, photo and backing in frame and secure in place.
Cut two 18-inch long pieces of ribbon (for hanger). Staple one end of each to back of frame in upper corners, noting which way frame will hang (either vertically or horizontally, as shown). Knot ribbon ends together, then tie a decorative bow. Note: For each frame, make sure hangers allow frames to hang at different heights.
Use pencil to mark hook placement on molding, measuring space needed between frames (1-inch to 2-inches is enough for smaller frames). Drill screw holes in molding and secure hooks.
Hang frames from hooks as shown.