Easy Decoupage

Materials: White glue (modge podge is great!), magazine pictures, heavy paper, paper plate, or gift box, paint brushProcess: Decoupage is a way of coating objects with a hard, glossy finish to make decorations.

  1. Coat heavy paper with white glue.
  2. Stick selected magazine pictures into glue.
  3. Cover with another layer of white glue.
  4. Dry.
  5. Coat with another layer of white glue.
  6. Dry completely. (The white glue will dry clear and hard.)

Variations:

  1. Decoupage flowers, ferns or other dried items from nature.
  2. Decoupage photographs, frames, boxes and more.
  3. Decoupage wrapping paper, greeting cards, or any paper cut into designs.

Source: Good Earth Art: Environmental Art for Kids (Authors: MaryAnn Kohl and Cindy Gainer)

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