How To Decoupage For Absolute Beginners

Decoupaging is such a fun craft and you can achieve gorgeous results. We have an excellent video to show you how. Find out now.

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Today we’re excited to show you how to decoupage for beginners. It’s an exciting craft that is so much fun and it allows you to be very creative. It is also quite a therapeutic and enjoyable craft.

Just like Scrapbooking, it is an extremely inexpensive hobby. Everyday items like tins, jars, draws, and furniture can be recycled into amazing pieces using the crafter’s best friend, Mod Podge.

What To Use When Decoupaging

When it comes to decoupaging, you can use napkins, old wrapping paper, and even favorite photos. No surface or item will be safe and you will be amazed at what you can make.

Decoupage originated in France in the 17th Century as a form of decorating. It was particularly prevalent on cabinets, bookcases, and other pieces of furniture. It was also favored by the Chinese.

How To Decoupage For Beginners Video

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The video that we are including today has lots of great information and shows you how to get a great result with no bubbles using Mod Podge or clear white school glue. We highly recommend that you view this video. To watch, press play above ^

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Tin Can Decoupage

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As mentioned earlier, there are plenty of ways to decoupage. Here’s one of our favorite ideas from DIY Enthusiasts. Let’s see what you’ll need.

You can see the full tutorial here.

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