Beautify a Bulletin Board
Photography: Simon Watson
Source: Martha Stewart Living, September 2006
Who knew that bulletin boards could be bright spots? To make a custom one, you'll need a Homasote board cut to fit a painted wooden frame.
Homasote board, cut to fit
Fabric, at least 2 inches larger than board on all sides
Cut fabric 2 inches larger than board on all sides. Center board facedown on fabric. Fold edge of one side of fabric over board; starting at middle, secure with staple gun. Repeat on opposite edge, then remaining sides.
Place board in frame; secure with angle brackets at corners.