DIY: New Life For An Old Barn Door
After completing the table project for the barn – we needed some type of vintage sign to spruce up the barn and place on the wall at the head of the table. Mary came up with the "Farmers Market" sign idea to keep in theme with the surroundings – and the old barn door remnant came to life.
To hang the door on the wall – we found a piece of the old barn tracking and cut it in half. We then used old barn brackets to hold it in place and then slid the door up and into the track on each side of the wall.
The rest was fairly easy. We chose a font we liked, and then used a simple graphics program on the computer to lay out the sign in ...»