I love making my niece’s Christmas gifts because it gives me the chance to make them something they can use for their learning adventures. This year I decided to make personalized clipboards because little ones feel so grown up using a clipboard and it encourages writing practice. My niece’s get so excited about the handmade gifts which makes it so worth my time!
It was as easy as this….I bought a wooden clipboard from walmart:
Bought an alphabet stencil at Hobby Lobby and painted my little niece’s name on the front:
And I painted the entire stencil of abc’s and 123’s on the back:
Finally, I put a little paint on one of my baby’s wet wipes and brushed it over the surface to give it the distressed look I wanted it to have: