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Baby photo frames can be something to treasure for years. Especially when you add a little footprint. Here we are making an adorable picture frame that is perfect for a Christmas gift. Make this in minutes and gift to grandparents or anyone else that wants to treasure the foot of your little one. This one was originally posted over at Crafts Unleashed where I am a paid contributor however I am posting here in case you missed it.
Supplies needed to make your own baby photo frames:
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- Wood Picture Frame (one with plenty of space like this one)
- Craft Paint in the Color of Your Choice (for the frame)
- White Craft Paint
- Black Paint Pen
- Carrot Snowman Nose
- Red Pom Poms
- Candy Cane Pipe Cleaner
- Hot Glue and Glue Gun
- Paint Brush
Start by painting your frame in the color of your choice. Give it a couple of coats and be sure to get the sides as well as the front. Allow to dry completely before continuing. Once dry, add your baby or toddler’s footprint. Apply white paint to the bottom of their foot then press it well onto the frame surface. Allow the print to dry before continuing.
Then add on eyes, a mouth, and buttons with a black paint pen.
To glue on the carrot nose, first snip the end off with a pair of scissors then hot glue into place.
For the snowman’s ear muffs, you will need one candy cane pipe cleaner and two red pom poms.
Cut to size and then add into place with hot glue.
Finish off your frame by adding the name and date of the child with the black paint pen.
How many baby photo frames will you make this holiday season? Give one to everyone on you holiday wish list!
Just add in a picture of the baby to the frame before giving. Then this one is ready to wrap up for your gift recipient. Imagine their face when they open this precious keepsake.
Be sure to get enough supplies to make one for yourself as well! You know you want one!
Love these baby photo frames and need more ideas? Try the links below!
- Thumbprint Art for Your Christmas Tree
- Fingerprint Rudolph Ornament
- Handprint Ornament Kids Craft
- Fingerprint Daddy and Me Coffee Mug