08/26/09
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affordable art with album coversYesterday, I was searching through some old cd cases and came across one with beautiful artwork. I had some extra frames lying around, so I framed them up and now they look great. This was an extremely easy project that took me only three minutes from start to finish! And since I already had the materials, the project literally cost me nothing.

You can do this at home with just a couple of items. Here’s how….

albumart3Step 1: Grab your materials. All you need is an old frame (preferably small and square), scissors, a cd booklet or album cover, and some tape.

albumart2Step 2: Find a page of artwork that you find interesting and cut to size.

Step 3: Tape the artwork into the frame to make sure it doesn’t slide around. And its ready to hang.

albumart4This would also work great with larger album covers, wallpaper, or magazines. For more quick and easy projects, click here to visit our newly updated tutorial page.

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oh man awesome idea!

nan lawson commented on August 26th, 2009 at 6:16 pm

So fun to find old things, spruce them up, and make them new again ~~

Love it!
Laura

laura trevey commented on August 26th, 2009 at 6:25 pm

What a great idea. They look all dreamy and wonderful.

jennifer lorton commented on August 26th, 2009 at 8:28 pm

I love the soft images! So soothing…

Pretty*Pink*Rat commented on August 26th, 2009 at 9:02 pm

I agree Laura. I really enjoy doing it.
-Brittni

papernstitch commented on August 27th, 2009 at 11:31 am

Genius!!!

Leah @ Black Dog Studio commented on August 27th, 2009 at 1:24 pm

Great idea, they look awesome! And I love your little owl :)

Caitlin commented on August 28th, 2009 at 12:16 am

such a simple way to feature what can be such an artistic medium…love cd covers!

elk

E L K commented on August 28th, 2009 at 9:36 am

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