Photo frame renovation – infographic

How to restore your old, wooden photo frame and how to make homemade wood lacquer using rosin. Text transcription available.

Frame renovation; text available below

Text transcription:

Frame renovation

  1. Separate frame from the rest, i.e. glass, holders etc.
  2. Polish frame using Dremel-like drill with the tool shown on the picture or use sandpaper to do it manually.
  3. Apply lacquer using brush. You can make your own using following recipe:
    1. Take clean jar lid or something where you can mix ingredients
    2. Add one part of powdered rosin to two parts of pure alcohol – isopropanol is recommended, but ethanol will be fine as well.
    3. Mix it well, take away solid parts.
  4. Done!

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