Fast Fix: Kids Rooms

Easy Clip-Art Rails

Create a stylish and functional spot to hang children's artwork, photos, awards or even chores or homework with these easy-to-build ruler clip-art rails.

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Colorful Clips with Yardstick Decor

Materials Needed:

  • wooden yardstick
  • 4 oversized wood clothespins
  • (8) 1/2" wood screws
  • (2) 2" wood screws
  • pilot hole and drill bit to match screw heads
  • drill
  • acrylic paint
  • small paintbrush
  • wood glue

Prepare Clothespins and Yardstick

Remove spring from each clothespin and brush clothespins and yardstick with soft bristled brush to remove any debris.

Paint Clothespins

Paint clothespins with acrylic paint. Let dry completely. Add second coat if necessary.

Replace Springs

Replace springs on clothespins. Arrange clothespins evenly spaced on yardstick.

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