In the mood to get crafty? Today we are continuing our New Year, New Skills series with the fun of photo transfer.
One of the classic ways to use Mod Podge is to photo transfer. Here at Plaid, we've gone the extra mile to provide you with multiple ways to easily add your favorite photos to your creations. Keep reading to learn more about our 3 techniques for transferring photos.
If you love Mod Podge, make sure to join the Getting Crafty with Mod Podge Facebook Group for more ideas, inspiration, and tips for using your favorite glue, sealer, and finish.
While the classic ways of photo transfer include using our medium formulas, which we will also discuss in this post, we are extremely excited to introduce to your our NEW Mod Podge Photo Transfer Tool.
Photo Transfer Tool
The Mod Podge Photo Transfer Tool
can transfer color and black and white images quickly and easily. Use on wood, paper, fabric, leather, and so much more! This lightweight, easy-to-handle tool has variable temperature control with a pen-like grip. Each kit includes the photo transfer tool, 1 disc transfer tip, and stand. Transfer images in no time with the Mod Podge Photo Transfer Tool.
Have you ever wondered what the difference is between our photo transfer and image transfer mediums?
Here is a quick comparison chart to show you, at a glance, the similarities and differences.
Photo Transfer Medium
The Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium
can transfer color and black-and-white photocopies of your favorite photos to any decoupage project surface such as wood, fabric, canvas, and more! Simply brush on this unique medium onto your photocopy. Then apply to your project surface; when dry, rub paper to reveal your image.
Clear Image Transfer
Transfer photocopies of special photos and artwork to wood, glass, metal, and canvas with Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer Medium
. This formula is a water-based, non-toxic medium that provides the ability to transfer any photocopied image onto a variety of surfaces without creating a paper halo around the transferred image. 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.
Have more question about this formula? check out our handy downloadable FAQs
Make sure to check out our Mod Podge Photo Transfer website
for more unique projects, how-tos, and inspiration.
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for a NEW Make it with Mod Podge episode featuring Cathie & Steve! Check out our entire playlist
of photo transfer how-to videos with tips, tricks, and project inspiration. Click the three lines in the upper right-hand corner to view the entire list.
Photo Transfer Tool Projects
Create a western set of desert coasters with the Mod Podge Photo Transfer Tool!
Photo transfer medium projects
Use the Mod Podge Photo TransferTool to apply your pup's face to a simple canvas bag for added personalization to snack time.
Create personalized keychains to give your keys some style!
Transfer your favorite vacation photo to a simple wooden plaque for a unique touch to your decor.
Create some hair-raising funny pots with the Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium.
Paste a beautiful landscape scene to a wooden pallet with this simple and fun craft.
Man's best friend just got a little cuter with this adorable puppy pillow.
Image transfer medium projects
Display your pride in being a dog mom with this unique image transfer DIY.
Create a terrarium of beautiful butterflies with this stunning home decor accent piece.
Share your photo transfer projects with us using #PlaidCrafts! You could be featured in our Fan Friday segment on social media.