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Rainbow Picture Frame

Total Time2 hrs
Course: cricut, diy gift ideas, picture frame
Keyword: cricut, cricut maker, rainbow


  • Knife blade
  • Basswood
  • Strong grip cutting mat
  • Masking tape
  • Wood plank sign
  • Everyday Iron-on in Pink, Melon, Sky, Mint and Lilac
  • EasyPress or iron and mat
  • Small foam adhesive mounting squares
  • Heat resistant tape
  • Grey Permanent Vinyl
  • Transfer tape


  • If your wood sign is unfinished, paint with a coat of white chalk paintĀ and allow to dry overnight.
  • Open the rainbow frame cut file and customize as needed. Measure and cut iron-on for each color in the rainbow. With the shiny side up, place iron-on onto the basswood and secure edges with heat resistant tape. No weeding the iron-on! Press according to Cricut's Heat GuideĀ and cold peel.
  • Load the basswood with iron-on onto a strong grip mat and secure the 4 sides with masking tape. Load the knife blade into the Cricut Maker and move the star wheels all the way to the right.
  • Select Basswood for the cutting material and cut. Repeat with each color of the rainbow.
  • Apply foam mounting squares onto the back of each rainbow piece and attach to the top of the wood sign.
  • Cut the wording out of permanent vinyl and weed. Apply wording to the bottom of the rainbow frame with transfer tape.
  • Hang picture with double-sided tape or attach a decorative clip to hang the photo from the rainbow picture frame.