Cute and simple idea for names. You could do all three names (First,middle,and last) and it not look overbearing on the wall! Or a cool idea for last name only for the living room. Or on the front of the kids bedroom door.
Did you know that at Lowe’s you can purchase an oil-based primer specifically for veneer furniture? The oil-based primer is made by Zinnsser. This primer will stick to all surfaces without sanding once.
Spray paint thrift store finds with bright colors. I've already done this for a photo wall in our new living room. It's going to look great! since I can't paint the walls this will give me the color. All frames are in different shades of GREEN!