PICTURE FRAMES WITH MOSAIC

1. Cut out the size of the picture frame you would like to use from the template on the website.

Three different sizes can be cut from this template

Three different sizes can be cut from this template

2. Stick the template of your choice onto card from a cereal box or any cardboard.

The largest template about to be stuck onto card

The largest template about to be stuck onto card

 

3. Cover the squares of the template with decorative paper or any material of your choosing to give a mosaic effect. Coat the mosaic with non-toxic PVA glue that dries clear.

Mosaic frames using shiny paper, card and broken egg shell

Mosaic frames using shiny paper, card and broken egg shell

4. Place a picture, photograph or colourful design in the central area within the mosaic frame and stick down.

Two finished picture frames with mosaic

Two finished picture frames with mosaic

5. Use the template on the website to make a cardboard support for your frame.

Templates on the back of the frames made from recycled cereal packets

Templates on the back of the frames made from recycled cereal packets