Make your own wooden farmhouse sign with the most popular quote from Sweet Home Alabama! Learn how to with this DIY So I Can Kiss You Anytime I Want sign tutorial!
These wooden farmhouse signs are my absolutely favorite way to decorate! I love using love sayings, funny love sayings, and Christian sayings on them.
But this Sweet Home Alabama quote is probably the most popular sign I have made!
You can easily make your own wood sign, and I’ll show you how!
Plus, you don’t need any fancy tools (like vinyl, Cricut or Silhouette machine!) All you need is a sign and a few simple things you might already have in your home!
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How to Make a Wood Sign
Every good sign starts with the actual sign, right? Follow this tutorial on How to Make a Wood Sign to create your own sign.
Cut List for 48″ x 24″ Wooden Sign
For this big farmhouse sign I used this 48″ x 24″ piece of plywood from the Project Panels section in Home Depot. I love that you don’t have to start with a huge piece of plywood! Just grab one of the pre-cut panels!
For the frame, I use cheap 1″ x 2″ x 8′ furring strips. Cut (2) 24″ long pieces and (2) more 49 1/4″ long.
Where to Buy Blank Farmhouse Signs
If you don’t want to make your own sign, but you want to paint it, you can buy blank farmhouse signs!
Here is a list of some blank small wooden sign options from Etsy:
How to Paint a Farmhouse Sign
No need for any vinyl, or vinyl cutting machines! You don’t even need a paint brush and paint!
Instead, use a sharpie paint pen!
You can use a regular sharpie or a chisel tip sharpie, but the paint pen gives the best coverage.
So I Can Kiss You Anytime I Want Stencil
Click this big yellow button to download the printable PDF file that you can easily print off from any printer.
- Wood Sign
- FREE So I Can Kiss You Anytime I Want Stencil Printable
- Graphite Paper
- Pen / Pencil
- Print out the FREE So I Can Kiss You Anytime I Want template.
- Trim the top and right side of each paper. Then tape the template together.
- Place the graphite paper (dark side down) onto the sign, and then place the template on top. Tape the template in place.
- Trace the outline of the design. Then remove the template and graphite paper.
- Color in the quote with a sharpie pen.
- Enjoy your new sign!
More DIY Love Quote Signs with Printable Templates
Want more signs that show your love?
Grab these templates for small wooden love signs! Perfect for Valentine’s Day, your anniversary, or even a wedding gift!