Rustic Driftwood Picture Frame8:12 PM
Are you ready for another
before the summer is over?
I built a frame using a very long board I found on the beach. I just love boards that wash up, they usually have such a great patina and everywhere there was a nail or a screw is the most beautiful rusty mark.
This was actually my very first attempt at cutting 45 degree angles with my chop saw.
I admit I'm a little afraid of this saw...
My cuts came out very well if I do say so myself... I glued and stapled each corner.
I used clamps going each way until the glue dried... You really need these clamps!
I drilled a hole in the top of the frame and added this rusty screw eye.
The screw eye was actually attached to this board when I found it on the beach.
I added a picture of my in-laws
circa 1959 with a heavy cardboard backing.
It's a very old picture with some awesome