1. Sand the wood frame. Wipe using tack cloth.
  2. Use flat paintbrush and black paint to base-coat entire frame. Let dry. Repeat if necessary for complete coverage.
  3. Following manufacturer’s instructions, apply crackle medium to front of frame only. Let dry.
  4. Combine equal parts of choice of paint color and Sparkle Mod Podge to form a thick mixture.
  5. Apply mixture to front of frame. Using round brush, hold straight up and dab mixture on thickly to create texture. Apply only one coat. Let dry.
  6. Use flat paintbrush to apply varnish all over frame. Let dry.
  7. Add choice of stickers and ribbon embellishments to front of frame. Use glue dots or tacky glue to secure in place if needed.
  8. Place photo in frame and display.

Painted Halloween Photo Frames Photo by Country Woman Magazine