DIY Block Letter Art

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Day 15 of 21 Days of Creativity – DIY Dorm Week

Everyone loves a good block letter message, right?! I know I do. Most DIY projects using block letters only require you to paint them. However, with some scrapbook paper and glue, you can take your block letters to the next level.

DIY Block Letter Art

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Supplies

  • Block Letters
  • Scrapbook paper
  • Glue
  • Paint (optional)
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Paintbrush

*Optional* Before following the instructions below, I painted the edges of my “S” a different color from my block letter’s original color. Feel free to do the same!

Instructions

Take a sheet of scrapbook paper and place it right side down. Lay one block letter, face down on the paper.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Trace the outline of your letter.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Cut the outlined letter from the scrapbook paper.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Paint a thin layer of glue onto the front of your block letter.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Place the paper letter on the glue. Carefully smooth the paper onto the block letter with your finger. Allow time for the block letter to dry.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Repeat the previous steps with any remaining block letters.

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

Now decorate! Place your block letters on top of your bookshelf, dresser or stack of textbooks. You can even hang them from the wall!

VLUU L200 / Samsung L200

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Take 15 minutes today to read, write down, and meditate on this scripture: “Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” – Psalm 37:4


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