Tri-fold presentation or foam boards are great for displaying photos at your graduation party. They come in a variety of sizes and a few different colors. Bigger ones are better (36″ x 48″ is the best size) as they will hold the most photos. Tri-fold boards can be purchased at any office supply store like Office Depot or Office Max.
Tri-fold Graduation Photo Board
Most people make one tri-fold graduation board but you can make more if you want. The key is to collect and organize the pictures you want first. Choose fun (and clear) pictures that represent key events in your grad’s life. Once you have your photos selected you’ll have a better idea of how many tri-fold boards you will need. Of course you don’t have put all your photos on tri-fold boards. You could create one tri-fold board and then display the remaining photos in other ways – on regular poster boards, in scrapbooks or under clear plastic tablecloths on your tables. Most people put most of their photos in scrapbooks or photo albums and only keep out enough unique pictures to create one fun and creative tri-fold board.
You don’t have to be super-creative or artsy to make a . . . → Read More: Tri-Fold Graduation Photo Board
The most popular way to display pictures at a graduation party is to use poster boards. Tri-fold presentation poster boards are the biggest and easiest to display because they stand up. Or you can use more decorative poster boards like those sold at GraduationParty.com. These are good to use if you want to hang them on a wall.
Some people make one poster board with a variety of pictures and other people make two or three or four poster boards. If you use multiple poster boards you can display a variety of pictures on each one or you can “organize” them somehow. One poster board could be childhood pictures, another could be sports or clubs, a third could be senior year, another could be family, and so on.
There is no right or wrong way to create a poster board. Anyone can do it. You can make your poster board(s) fancy by using scrapbooking techniques – mat each photo, add embellishments, include the graduate’s name, etc. If you mat the photos use your favorite colors or your high school or college colors. If you use embellishments use things that are relevant for the grad – graduation, sports, activities, and . . . → Read More: Pictures on Poster Boards