Can I use normal paper for decoupage?
You can use pretty much any kind of paper, that you want. You can use Magazine Paper, Newspaper, Wrapping paper, Wallpaper, Paper Napkins, playing cards, crafting paper and even fabric. As long, as the Decoupage glue, that you are using, can glue it to the surface of your project, then you can use it for Decoupage.
Can you decoupage with Christmas cards?
Let dry completely. Trim Christmas cards to fit wooden coasters and apply using decoupage. You’ll want to apply decoupage to the wooden coaster, place the card and apply decoupage to the top of the card. Cut a piece of adhesive felt to fit the bottom of the wooden tile and affix to tile bottom.
How do you decoupage?
Decoupage: the basic technique
- Prepare surface. Once you have selected your item to decorate, make sure the surface of it is clean and dust free as the varnish magnifies any imperfections.
- Cut out pictures. Select your pictures and cut them out. …
- Arrange the pictures. …
- Glue the pictures in place. …
- Varnish the pictures.