I did not cover the bottom of mine. Wrap your tissue paper around the jar, smoothing as much as possible with your hands. Do not expect it to end up smooth. It will be textured, and it will not be perfect.
Penny called me wanting to Refunk a garage sale find into an activity table for her grandkids. Her plans where to decoupage wrapping paper on the top of the table but was nervous to try the technique on her own. So she came over and I was able to walk her through the process.
I need to blog about this and whether you like it or not, you will be featured on my blog! Here is how to decoupage furniture with Mod Podge. Here are the supplies you will need: But you Mod podge paper use wallpaper, wrapping paper, scrapbook paper, and even fabric!
A fine grit sanding block. After searching high and low and trying every. Penny had already painted the bottom of the table so the top was just needing some decoupage love. We cut the wrapping paper so it was about 1 inch larger than the tabletop and hung over the edges.
This is all the hanging over the edginess that you need. Then you brush a thickish layer of Mod Podge on the top of the table. And then brush a layer of Mod Podge on the bottom of the wrapping paper. Place your wrapping paper on the top of your table and smooth out with the foam roller.
Some people use a credit card to smooth out the paper but it tends to rip the fragile paper when it is damp with Mod Podge. A foam roller is easier to work with. We just kept smoothing and smoothing, occasionally using our finger to smooth out stubborn wrinkles in the paper.
After letting the paper dry for 30 minutes we applied a topcoat of Mod Podge to the paper and let that dry for 30 minutes. Then using the fine grit sanding block we sanded the edge of the table. This separates the paper from the table and creates a perfect edge.
We sanded the edge of the entire table. Look at this edge of perfection! Now she has a custom activity table her family will enjoy for years to come! My little one even put the table to the test. How do you decoupage your furniture?
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Want to learn the tricks of the trade to flipping furniture for a profit?Mod Podge Instructions. Manufactured by Plaid, Mod Podge is an adhesive, sealant and finish for decorative surfaces.
Often used in decoupage, Mod Podge is available in a variety of formulations to meet different craft needs. As a result, it can also be used on puzzles, glass, ceramic, plastic and photo-transfer projects. I have also read to use wall paper paste instead of the mod podge, to prevent bubbles and wrinkles.
I have not tried it, but I too have trouble with wrinkles, etc. I think if the paper is too thin there really is no way around it, though!
Now, apply some Mod Podge to the backside of your paper, and carefully apply it to your bracelet. Once you have it nice and smooth and straight, cover it with a coat of Mod Podge.
Let it dry. When it’s dry, coat the inside and the edges with Mod Podge too. If you look above, there’s a . Mod Podge is 40 years old, but this classic decoupage glue still has its cool. This acid-free, non-tacky formula is perfect for scrapbooking, altered art and card crafting.
Extend the life of your paper projects.4/5(20). 20+ Mod podge on glass how to projects. So many unique and fun ideas!. Read it This picture shows you the finish of 8 different kinds of Mod Podge on paper. Matte in the Dark Kids-Gloss Gloss) Sample Pictures of the different types of Mod Podge.
Remember, Mod Podge is water based and is not a finish - not a sealant. Find this Pin and. It should be so thinck that you can't see image at all through the mod podge.
Let dry over night and the use a damp sponge or your damp fingers to remove the paper, layer by layer. Also, make sure to reverse or mirror the image on the computer before printing if you have any text in the image.