I decided to cut the bark into strips and weave them to make a piece of wall art. Then I remembered that I had the perfect frame. It actually came from our 1st house and was part of a light fixture. It's a rustic metal piece that I couldn't part with and knew that I would find the right use for it someday.
I love the way this piece of art turned out! If you want to do something similar you just need a few things:
Here's what the back looks like. I basically just put a big blob of hot glue down then attached the bark in a pattern.