Farmhouse Style Fresh Eggs Sign

 

Another Easter project I undertook recently was this Farmhouse Style Fresh Eggs sign.

I printed off my wording and measured up my sign on MDF.


I cut out the MDF, then cut out a wooden frame for the back.  Then glued it all together and let it dry for several hours.

 
I then painted my sign with a few coats of flat white paint.

I rubbed lead pencil across the back of my wording, then traced it onto my sign, then filled it in with black marker.


To create the aged effect I used black paint on my finger to wipe around the edges and then a bit dragged across the front of the sign. Finally I used a paint brush lightly dipped in white paint, then slightly dragged over the wording.

I'm pretty happy with the result. And can use it in the kitchen after Easter. 




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