Plastic Ruler Picture Frames




About: I am a conceptual artist, and my DIY projects are mostly inspired by pop culture (movies, music, sports, TV). I mostly specialize in painting, graphic design, drawing, digital photography, performance art, a...

Make good use out of old plastic rulers from childhood with these colorful frames!


Step 1: Materials List

What you will need are:

  • assortment of plastic rulers

  • hot glue gun

The rest of the items are not shown, but you will also need masking tape, mounting tape, and scissors.

Step 2: Assemble the Frame

To assemble the frame, all you have to do is hot glue 4 plastic rulers on either side to form a large rectangle shape.

Step 3: Add a Picture

Then, just add your favorite picture to the frame, tape it in back, and add 2 pieces of mounting tape on the sides to hang on your walls! Make sure that the images fit within the frame size.

Step 4: Art Gallery With Cheap Thrills

Embrace these frames with your favorite pictures and make your own art gallery!



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    Penolopy Bulnick

    2 years ago

    This is so cute! I think it would be great for kid's school picture :)