How to choose a picture by numbers on canvas so that the finished result can be hung on the wall? There are many variables to consider here. It is necessary to assess in advance how the plot of the painting will be appropriate in a particular interior, whether the color of the wall covering and the canvas will be combined, what is the illumination of the place where the finished painting is planned to be hung. It is also worth buying a frame that is not included in the set. A picture in a frame, with the exception of aerial watercolor works, looks better framed.
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How to hang a picture by numbers?
Have you already purchased your first painting by numbers and finished working on it? Or perhaps you have already created more than one canvas, but they are all gathering dust and taking up space in the closet? If you have already been visited by the idea that it would be nice to place a picture so that it pleases your eye, is visible and complements the interior, then let’s figure out how to attach paintings by numbers.
How to attach a picture by numbers to a frame
Before you hang a picture by numbers on the wall, you need to put it in a frame. So that the canvas is not damaged in the process and retains its original appearance as long as possible, it should be covered with acrylic varnish. The varnish is applied evenly with the largest brush from the set. It dries quite quickly, so you can frame the picture literally 15 minutes after applying the varnish coating. There are sets that immediately include everything you need to hang a picture. If this is not the case for you, let’s look at how to attach a picture by numbers to a frame, and determine the types of frames. It can be a standard plastic or wooden baguette, as well as a passepartout – a cardboard frame, which is often used together with a baguette. By the way, Passepartout is quite easy to make yourself. Before attaching the picture by numbers to the frame, arm yourself with staples, pull the canvas onto the stretcher. First, secure it on one side with brackets, and then – pull it on the second side. Start fixing not from the corner, but from the middle of the selected side. Having secured, check that everything is in order, the canvas has not moved anywhere and has not wrinkled. After that, you can walk through the brackets with a hammer for reliable fastening. Now you can remove the protruding corners. Just roll them up carefully and secure them with staples as well. If you want, you can add glass to protect your drawing from damage. Let’s move on to the design of the canvas in the frame. Turn it over, take out the substrate, place the painting on a stretcher, and connect it to the frame with the same staples. As for the color of the frame, if you are still in doubt about your choice, try to give preference to the frame of the color that prevails on your canvas. For example, if you have a picture with a dark brown dog, take a dark brown baguette. You can also start from matching the color of the frames to other interior items, or, if you already have any paintings hanging, choose the same frames for all of them.
How to hang a picture by numbers on the wall
The equipment of most sets includes so-called “ears” and ropes, with which you can hang a picture on a hook. Agree, if the “ears” and strings are not visible, the canvas will look much more aesthetically pleasing. How to hang a picture by numbers so as to hide the fasteners? There are a few secrets. Place the ears on the back of the picture, but not on top, but just above the middle. tie the string in such a way that, when stretched, it does not protrude beyond the upper edge of the picture; driving a hook or nail into the wall, expect that it will be located approximately at ? the height of the picture, do not drive the nail too high. Then just fasten the thread on it.
How to fix a picture by numbers on the wall without spoiling it
Don’t know how to hang a picture by numbers on the wall without using tools? There are several simple ways to do this, without drilling holes and using a hammer. Paper clip. If wallpaper is glued on your walls, you can make a small, almost imperceptible incision in them, fill the space with superglue and place an ordinary paper clip inside, which will perform its task no worse than a nail driven into the wall. Button. The principle of operation is the same as in the version with a paper clip. The spider hook. Before fixing the picture by numbers in this way, you will have to visit a hardware store and buy this device there. The spider is driven into the wall with a hammer, but it does not require much effort and leaves almost no trace on the wall. Spiders can withstand up to 2 kg of weight, so they can be used even for large canvases. Spine. Another option for how to attach a light painting by numbers to the wall is an ordinary sewing needle. It needs to be driven into the wallpaper at a slight angle. However, this method is suitable for really light and small canvases. Double-sided tape. This method is suitable for painted walls and other surfaces that can be washed. Everything is quite simple here – before attaching a picture by numbers, stick double-sided tape on the edges of the frame. You should not experiment with double-sided tape on ordinary wallpaper, otherwise, if you want to remove the picture, there is a risk that you will have to re-glue the wallpaper because of the stain left by double-sided tape. Adhesive fasteners. This is probably the most convenient way to attach a picture by numbers without ruining the walls. Velcro does not leave any traces and can withstand quite a lot of weight. Keep in mind – the bigger your picture, the more Velcro you will need. In addition to the above methods of how to fasten paintings by numbers, liquid nails, polymer glue and a method with a wine stopper are quite often offered. The latter is that a wine cork is glued to the wall with superglue, and then a nail is driven into it. However, all these methods leave significant traces on the walls, so we did not list them in the list above.
So, there are quite a large number of ways to hang a picture by numbers on the wall. We hope that among them you have found the method that suits you. We wish you a pleasant pastime for your favorite hobby!
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