My sweet real life friend of MayDay! MayDay! is super crafty.
Every time I visit her gorgeous home, I'm inspired.
She made a cute Fall sign and I knew it must be shared!
It's very easy and inexpensive.
$2 unfinished wooden plaque from WalMart
Black and white craft paint
First, I painted the wood black.
Then, I printed a large "W" (for my last name) and a picture of a crow (I Googled "crow clipart")
I cut the inside of the letter and the crow, so that the white paper became a stencil:
I placed the 'stencil' on top of the black plaque and painted the inside of the crow white. I used a sponge brush:
I did the same thing with the "W":
I stapled some leftover orange gingham ribbon to the back and hung it:
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