Those outdated or ugly metal picture frames may have come from your basement or a thriftstore bargain bin, but there's no reason to leave them with lessthanlovely looks. Update the mundane or monstrous metal frames with much needed paint makeovers, transforming them into pictureperfect This will make the process of matching the frames back up with the proper photo much easier after painting.
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Aug 25, 2013 Painting metal picture frames requires you to first sand the frames to make sure the surface is just right. Paint metal picture frames with help from an experienced crafts Click the link below and get directions to your closest SherwinWilliams store. Begin by wiping off your frames with a damp rag to make sure the surface is clean. Lay down a drop cloth or old bed sheet while the frames dry.
If you get stuck and can't decide on a color, ColorSnap is the perfect tool Lara Roberts from Roberts Vintage Frames shares all her tips and tricks on how to use chalk paint to paint a picture frame. Laura is also a member of our Home Decorating, Upcycling and DIY Facebook group. If you would like to share a project to be featured on this site, you can do so here.