You Make Me Smile Photo Frame

Designed By:
Skill Level (1-5): 3
Time to Complete: 1 hour (allowing for drying time)


Step 1. Paint back and sides of wood panel with bright green acrylic paint. Let dry.

Step 2:  Stencil the chevron pattern on all 4 sides of the panel as shown in the example using the

white paint and stencil brush, let dry.

Step 3: Cut 10 patterned papers from the Rendezvous paper pad into randomly sized squares,

approximately 2” x 2”.

Step 4: Use gel medium to adhere the squares of patterned paper to the front of the wood panel, let


Step 5. Sand the edges to smooth and slightly distress.

Step 6: Mat a photo on white and red cardstock.

Step 7. Wrap a piece of twine around the photo several times and secure.

Step 8: Stamp the banner stamp on a piece of cardstock, trim around the edge with scissors.

Step 9: Stamp You Make Me Smile in the center of the banner using the Dream, Inspire stamp set.

Step 10: Attach banner to twine, as shown in the example.

Step 11: Glue the Love Charm on the photo using glue or foam tape.

Step 12: Wrap a piece of burlap ribbon around the frame as shown in the example. Secure with

adhesive. Add the photo over the top to hide the seam.

What You Need


  • #19872 Momenta Rendezvous 6 x 6 Cardstock Pad
  • #25229 Momenta 6” x 8” Chevron Adhesive Stencil


  • #24667 Art-C Dream, Inspire Stamp n’ Cut Set
  • #23835 Art-C Mini Love Metal Embellishments


  • #CSS-108 LYB Birthday Banner Clear Stamp Set

Other Supplies

  • Twine
  • Gel Medium
  • Twine
  • Burlap Ribbon
  • Wood Panel, approximately 8 x 10
  • Green Acrylic Paint
  • White Acrylic Paint
  • Stencil Brush