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Decoupage Crafts

This frame is decoupaged with tissue and has cute stick on items.




decoupage frame DESCRIPTION

Decoupage crafts for kids


MATERIALS

  • 1 frame (Michaels and Dollar Tree have wooden frames.

  • Tissue Paper

  • Scrapbook embellishments

  • Mod Podge (Matte) or Elmer's Glue and water mixture in approximately a 3:1 (glue/water) ratio
  • Photos or hand drawn pictures

  • OTHER MATERIALS

  • Scissors
  • Newspaper to work on
  • STEPS

    1. Paint the front of the frame with Matte Mod Podge.
    2. Lay a piece of tissue on the top.

    3. Cut a small square out from the center and press down the tissue to cover the inside of the picture frame's inside edges.
    4. Patch any places where the frame is showing with some tissue.
    5. Brush the top with Mod Podge
    6. Let dry for about 45 minutes.
    7. Paint the sides and edge of back with Mod Podge
    8. Press tissue over the edges and on back.
    9. Let dry for 45 minutes.
    10. Trim excess tissue
    11. Add embellishments like stickers, glitter glue, or glue on small objects like buttons.
    12. Add photo or small drawn picture.
    TIPS AND SUGGESTIONS

  • The girls drew pictures on small squares with oil pastels and selected one to add to the frame.

  • Add a poem or message or photo and this can make a cute Mother's Day picture for children to make and take home.
  • We found colored tissue packs at the Dollar Tree.
  • FOR YOUNGER CHILDREN

  • Use cut squares of tissue about 1-2 inches square or you could tear pieces for a different look.

  • This will make it easier to cover and won't tear like a large piece of tissue can.




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