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D.I.Y Bobbin Photo Frame

D.I.Y Bobbin Photo Frame

If you want to add a personal touch to a gift for someone special, look no further than this fun and easy paint project!

What you need:

Project materials


  1. Remove the glass and matt board
  2. Give the frame a light sand with your sanding block
Sanding the frame
  1. Dust any excess dust with your cloth
  2. Working one side at a time, run a thin line of glue along the edge of the frame and place bobbins on top of glue or place a small dot of glue on the back of each bobbin and stick to frame
Add bobbins
  1. Repeat until all sides are topped with bobbins
Apply all boobins
  1. Allow to dry according to the instructions for your chosen glue
  2. Apply a coat of spray primer and allow to dry
Apply primer
  1. Apply 2 x coats of your chosen topcoat colour allowing to dry in between each coat
Apply topcoat
  1. Once dry, put the frame back together and that’s it!
Finished photo frame

Check out the full project here: