Painted Picture Frames

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Paint the glass inset of a picture frame to create a beautiful “window” for your picture!

Your Instructor: Tia

Difficulty: Medium

Length of Activity: 20 Minutes

Parental Warning: Uses Glass & Paint


  • 1 Picture frame with removable glass
  • Acrylic paints
  • Paintbrushes
  • Water cup
  • Paper Towels of Newspaper

Follow Along Below

Written Instructions (Printable PDF)

  1. Remove the glass portion of a picture frame from its frame and clean off any dust.
  2. Paint a picture on the glass; mainly painting on the edges and corner of the piece of glass and focusing on keeping the middle section open.
  3. Let the acrylic paint dry for at least 30 minutes.
  4. Put the glass back in the picture frame. Optional, put a picture of your choosing behind the glass to create a beautiful window effect.