Photo Blocks: Stunning Gifts from Your Photos in 15 Minutes or Less
You forgot mother’s day, your friend’s been having a horrible year, you’re bored. Whatever. Point is, you need to produce a gift.
We’re here to help. Gather your piles of vacation photos, stunning portraits of Aunt Mildred, and your gallery-worthy shots of your feet; it’s time to put ’em to use.
We’re going to show you how to make a stunning gift using your photos in 15 minutes or less. Keep it for yourself and make another for a friend. It’s sure to impress.
Watch our step-by-step video to find out how.
Step 1: Gather the ingredients
- One Photograph printed at 4×6 or larger
- Something to measure and cut your photo with
- Four 2″x3″ Linoleum Blocks (More if you’re using a larger photograph)
- Acid-free Rubber Cement
- And, for extra credit, One Foam Brush and painter’s Gel Medium (Gloss, because it dries clear)
Step 2: Watch Our Video
Step 3: Make your own Photo Blocks!
It doesn’t take long and they look super cool. Totally worth the time. (Get everything you need to make two sets in our Do-it-yourself Photo Block Kit)
CREDIT: Youngna Park took the photo we used for this demo. Thanks, Youngna!