Can you use Mod Podge with photos?
Well, Mod Podge has the answer! Transferring a photo onto just about any surface such as wood, metal, glass, terra cotta and even fabric is so easy to do using Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium! Take a look at the photo below, it was transferred onto an inexpensive wood plaque and now is preserved for years to come!
How do you make Mod Podge pictures?
Mod Podge Photo Transfer – Direct-to-Surface Technique
- Start by creating a photocopy of your picture using a dry toner powdered copier and cut it to size.
- Next, apply a thick layer of Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium to image side of copy.
- Place on to surface face down.
- Allow to dry 24 hours.
What happens if you put Mod Podge on a picture?
Regular matte Mod Podge will make the image translucent so that the surface’s texture (ie: wood grain) will show through the photo. Mod Podge Transfer Medium is white, and it will make the photo opaque. If you are using fabric, choose Mod Podge Transfer Medium.
Does Modge Podge dry clear photos?
Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer Medium dries to a clear, matte finish—perfect when working on colored backgrounds. It does not require a topcoat or finish; however, one can be applied for added protection.
How do you decoupage photos?
Remove one photo from the design at a time. Dip a foam brush in the decoupage glue and coat the back of the photograph with the glue. Reapply the photograph to the surface and smooth it on with your fingertips. Repeat for each photo until they are all glued down.
How do you seal photos?
Using a foam brush, coat your photo, picture side up, with 2-3 coats of Mod Podge. It is important to make sure photo is well sealed with Mod Podge as the resin will stain your photo if it comes in direct contact with the paper. Allow 15 to 20 minutes drying time for each coat.
Can you decoupage with photographs?
Decoupage allows you to display your favorite photographs in a creative way. Cover a wooden cube with photos, cut them out to decorate a picture frame, or glue them onto the outside of a paper or wood box. You can decoupage photographs onto any smooth surface that glue adheres to.
Why did my Mod Podge dry white?
Mod Podge Drying White? (Here’s Why & How to Fix It!) Mod Podge dries out white if you apply too much of it at once(Decoupage clumping). Mod Podge also dries out white if you live in a cold/humid climate. Mod Podge also dries out white if you apply the second layer before the first layer dries off.