Fall Porch and DIY Welcome Sign

Hi friends, I shared a sneak peek of my fall porch last week, but I wasn’t finished with it… and now I am YAY! Today I am sharing my Fall Porch and DIY Welcome Sign. I had this long board just sitting in my garage, (it looks like compressed particle board or something IDK)? Anyway, I just painted the board with acrylic paint in birch white. Then I cut out letters from my Cricut machine and took some spray adhesive that I used to spray the backs of the letters. I then stuck the letters onto the dry board, (doing my best to get them centered and evenly gaped) GAH! Then with some more gold and champagne mixed metallic “acrylic” paint, I painted over the letters. Once the board was all dry I did a bit of sanding to some of the letters, and to the edges of the board. It was a pretty easy DIY project, plus it was “free!”, which is the best kind of project. I think the sign completed my porch.

So lets take a look.

The first five images I took last night when the sun was setting. You can kind of see a fall evening glow on the porch. Love it!

fall porch sign


The mums I took a large piece of Canvas Corp. Burlap and some jute and wrapped the burlap around the base and tied it off with a knot and a bow. Its kind of a messy look, but I think it looks more rustic. I found the gorgeous mums at Walmart.

fall porch with mums

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These next four images I took this morning when the sun was rising. It sure felt like a cool September morning too, perfect walk weather.

fall porch cat 1

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fall porch mums fav shot

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I think as Halloween gets closer I may add some large skeletons to my porch chairs and maybe a few other Halloween spooks.

Also here is my Halloween porch from two years ago

festive halloween porch

and my DIY Halloween Skeleton Wreath I did last year Here

DIY Halloween skeleton wreath

Thanks for stopping by COM today. Hugs, jen


  1. It’s always fun when you can turn something you had laying around into something cute 🙂

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