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I didn’t build the frame until I had finished ironing on the image, just to be sure of the correct size. I bought 1″ x 1″ square trim from The Home Depot for the frame.

Lay the canvas out on the floor to measure out the size of the frame:

Measure the frame before building it

Measure the frame before building it

Build the frame, and place it under the canvas. Center the canvas over the frame, and put some pushpins into the sides to hold it while you flip it over. Use more pushpins to stretch the canvas & hold it before stapling:

Use pushpins to adjust the canvas before stapling

Use pushpins to adjust the canvas before stapling

This gives you a chance to check the whole thing out from the front again:

Check out the alignment before stapling

Check out the alignment before stapling

Staple everything down and trim away the excess fabric. Folding the corners is a real pain in the neck!

Staple & trim the canvas

Staple & trim the canvas

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