Pinterest projects. Some are great and some are fails, right? I found several pins for a DIY wood backdrop, but somehow still managed to completely ruin it and had to throw them all out. It was quite sad. So… even though I didn’t intend on making my own post on this, I would really hate to see someone else fail like I did! Because I eventually did get it right!
So. Mistakes I made the first time around:
The NEXT time around, I did things differently. Here’s what you’ll need:
Ready to start!
And there you have it! I am pretty pleased with it. Instead of spending over $100 on a vinyl wood backdrop, I spent $82 on a real wood backdrop that will provide a much better result. I really hope you learn from my mistakes and are successful in your project!
The BAD stain and the BAD result– it covered all the wood grain! Hello, that was kind of the point
The GOOD stain and the GOOD result!
Here is the finished product! (iPhone pictures- will update professional ones later)
Example photo taken with my daughter! (Again, iPhone, sorry)