My Rustic Time Piece

3 Materials
$50
3 Days
Medium

I wanted a clock like this for a long time, but didn't want to pay the price for one, so I decided to make one, with the help of my husband. it started off as some re purposed wood.
I started out by gluing re purposed wood pieces together, then I drew a circle and had my husband cut it out. Teamwork!
He then planned the round piece, so that it was smoothed and even. It is now ready to become a beautiful clock!
I wanted a certain pattern, so I made my own custom stencil and proceeded to paint. I love how it looks!
Once I was satisfied on how the stencil looked, I added on some dot flowers.
I then added the 4 basic numbers and the dots around for the rest. It is starting to look like a clock!
Once that was all dry, I added the clear coat, and the clock mechanism. It is finished!
Then I used it as the center piece of my wall gallery, I am very happy the way it turned out!! I hope you enjoyed!

Suggested materials:

  • Repurposed wood  (Already had)
  • Acrylic paints  (Already had)
  • Clock Mexhanism  (Hobby Lobby)

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Have a question about this project?

3 questions
  • Pig24968712
    on Aug 30, 2017

    Did you just glue the sides of the wood together or was there anything on the back side to help hold it together? Great job !
    • Judi
      on Aug 30, 2017

      Glue the wood together, then I put 2 pieces, for stability and as spacers.
  • Jjqq
    on Aug 30, 2017

    What is the size of this beautiful clock?
  • Julie
    on Sep 2, 2017

    Just loved it! What did you use to hang it appears to be heavy?

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  • Anne
    on Sep 3, 2017

    WOW Your clock is gorgeous and so is your wall. Thank you for sharing your talent with us.
  • Bj DeCoeur
    on Sep 7, 2017

    Your wall decor is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!!!! I only recently found this site and am so glad I did! This clock is awesome! I am disabled and live alone so have no way of making one unfortunately. Maybe someday....I would love to have this hanging on my wall........
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