I didn't get the piece of wood for the background, and I didn't paint, but I got something that I think works just as well:
|Isn't he cute?|
In step 1 I unscrewed everything, so the lid came off and I had the clock itself:
|Looks better without the lid than with...|
|Motor and hand, just pull them off|
|Glue the clock, not your fingers|
|Hung it in the bathroom, since it fits|
Pretty easy to do, and not all that bad looking either!