Can you block out faces in a family photo?

posted 5 months ago in DIY
Post # 16
Hostess
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2014 - Chicago, IL

You could be like my grandma and put a bandaid over her face. True story, my aunt killed my uncle and every family photo with her in it has a bandaid covering her face. 🤷‍♀️ Granted, these are not photos on display in her home. I found them in a hat box.

Post # 18
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721 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2019

I am not super artsy by any means but if all you have is the images on the canvas and not a digital copy you could reprint what if you somehow carefully cut out the pictures you plan to keep and creatively attached them to wood in a sort of rustic way? If you do have copies of the original pictures I would just make a new collage without her in it. Trying to blur her out will only bring more attention to her. If for some reason you don’t have a copy of the pictures it’s possible the original photographer might. Best of luck! Also, I must admit I’m super curious as to the back story of all this now… 

Post # 20
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479 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2019 - Southampton, UK

My mom took a big family photo and used a pen to scribble out both my ex-husband’s and my sister’s ex-husband’s faces. laughing

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