Milk & Cream Company Framed Stenciled Sign


I purchased this square frame at a thrift shop last year.  It and unfinished frame that I stained with the vinegar and steel wool grayish stain.  Then I never did anything else with it, until now, when I found a square of Russian birch plywood (for crafts) at my local Menards.  I think it was $1.99.

First I painted part of the plywood square with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White.




Then I pounced on Knick of Time's Milk & Cream Co.  stencil with black acrylic craft paint.

I cut the plywood about a half inch smaller than the frame and nailed it on with finishing nails.


Lastly I distressed the frame with 220 grit sandpaper to give it a chippy appearance but barely sanded the lettering.  Then I applied Decoart Clear Wax.  It is a water based wax that I have come to like better than ASCP wax, because of it's ease of application.



I love how it turned out.  The frame gives the great sign even more presence.

Framed Stencil Sign from Knick of Time Stencils

Just in case you didn't notice, I had a super fun new logo created for my blog by Kasey Stevenson Buck!  If you need a new logo for your blog or business, I highly recommend Kasey.  You may contact her at ks.stev@gmail.com.






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7 comments:

  1. Oh that sign is so dang cute. I would love to have you show it off at my Show and Share Party today.

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  2. Sweeeet sign, Carlene!

    And I'm in LOVE with your new look! So you in every way!

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  3. Another winner! Love the frame and stenciling.

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  4. I love every single one of your projects! Do you ever offer classes?

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  5. I love every one of your projects! Do you ever offer classes locally?

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  6. I love Knick of Time's stencils, and your framed version is adorable!

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  7. Your sign turned out beautiful, and I love our new logo!

    Thanks for sharing it at Talk of the Town - I'm pinning it on the party board and the Knick of Time Vintage Sign Stencils board too! :)

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