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« on: June 19, 2012 04:54:00 PM »


I've had a piece of wood sitting on my back porch for the past year, Originally it was meant for repairing a slat in our gate, but that required redwood, not pine. It had plenty of character for a faux barn wood flag.


The stripes were measured and marked, but painted on without the aid of tape. After the paint was dry, I watered down some brown paint to age parts of the flag.


I'll spare you pictures of the rest of the porch. It's been cleaned up now, but when I took this picture, it was a mess! That's how it is with 5 kids and a mom who's a crafter!
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« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2012 10:20:13 PM »

I've been meaning to make a decoration for our barn.  Thanks for the inspiration!
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« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2015 04:00:17 AM »

What a creative use for scrap wood! I love the way you've aged it too.
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