Last week, our family went on a little camping trip by a lake. Some of my kids absolutely love the water. So, I made this sign thinking of them.
I used the same type of wood as this project. I cut 8 - 8" pieces and 2 - 12"
and painted everything white and then used tape to hold the 8" strips together.
I applied my vinyl decal
and used a craft knife to cut the vinyl between each slat.
I painted each slat a different color.
After the paint dried, I removed all the vinyl
I sanded each piece to expose some of the white underneath and glued on the longer pieces. To finish it off, I drilled two holes and added some jute.
Is life better at the beach? I'm pretty sure my kids think so!
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