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Mod Podge 101 - Your How-to Guide to Mod Podge!

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Happy National Mod Podge Month May is National Mod Podge Month which means we are celebrating all things Mod Podge all month long! Mod Podge Day is May 20! For over 55 years, Mod Podge has been a favorite among crafters. Matte and Gloss, the original Mod Podge formul... Read more →

Posted 4/22/2022 2:17:00 PM

How to Mod Podge

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Ever wanted to create your own decoupage projects but don't know where to start? Learn the Mod Podge basics with us! Prepare your surface. Almost any surface can be used to create a decoupage project. Suitable surfaces include wood, paper mache, terra cotta, tin, cardboard, ... Read more →

Posted 1/10/2014 2:26:00 PM

Get Crafty with Mod Podge - Part 5

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Happy Mod Podge Day! Today we celebrate the creation of America's favorite glue, sealer, and finish! For generations, this versatile retro brand has been used in home decor, crafting, and more. Today's blog is extra special because we are diving into the history and the ... Read more →

Posted 5/7/2020 2:15:05 PM

How to Weatherproof Your Arts and Crafts

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Crafting Outside Projects  With summer right around the corner, that means spending more time outside in the fresh open air. It also means you'll be spending more time in your outdoor spaces like decks, patios, porches, gardens, and more. So why not make the most of our... Read more →

Posted 4/11/2022 8:03:40 AM

3 DIY Wedding Theme Trends & Favor Ideas

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We’re partnering with our friends at Mixbook to share with you three of our favorite DIY wedding trends! Mixbook has wedding invitations and special occasion cards to reflect your event’s personality - there are tons of professionally designed options that are super easy to... Read more →

Posted 7/18/2018 1:07:39 PM

How to Decoupage With Mod Podge

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  Decoupage as an art form has been around for ages.  Years ago it was a very slow, methodical art form requiring days to complete a project while applying many, many layers of lacquer-base decoupage mediums to surfaces.   Today with the help of Mod Podge, decoupaging is m... Read more →

Posted 4/1/2014 8:24:00 AM

Secrets of the Crafting Trade ... How-To Decoupage Technique Tips

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Here on The Plaid Palette, every Tuesday has turned into a "How-to" inspiration article.  While I was thinking about what I could blog about this week, I thought of all the common sense to crazy things I know about the art of decoupage.  An article written sharing some of ... Read more →

Posted 8/5/2014 7:08:00 AM

How to Decorate Glass for Valentine's Day!

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Decorating Glass Valentine's Day is right around the corner. You don't want to be stuck at the last minute scrambling to get something for your loved one, so start now! Rather than buying something, make something for your sweetheart. While you may be thinking that you ar... Read more →

Posted 1/10/2022 8:00:29 AM
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Once dry, if my project seems slightly tacky, what can I do?

If a project is slightly tacky yet thoroughly dry, the surface may be lightly spray-sealed with a couple of coats of clear acrylic sealer such as Mod Podge Acrylic Sealer. The spray sealer will not affect the glow.

My Mod Podge surface is still sticky after it dries. What do I do?

Hard Coat Mod Podge dries clear with a non-tacky surface. If using Gloss, Matte or Satin Mod Podge apply a clear acrylic sealer to the surface after it has cured 4 weeks.  

Once dry, if my project seems slightly tacky, what can I do?

If a project is slightly tacky yet thoroughly dry, the surface may be lightly spray-sealed with a couple of coats of clear acrylic sealer such as Mod Podge Acrylic Sealer. The spray sealer will not affect the black light glow. 8.5.7

Can I use magazine, gift wrap or book pages with Mod Podge?

Yes, however you need to check to make sure that the ink will not smear. Test a small piece before starting your Mod Podge project. You can also add additional protection, by spraying the front and back of these papers with an acrylic sealer such as Mod Podge Clear Acrylic S...

How do I use Mod Podge Puzzle Saver?

Complete puzzle. Next, place puzzle design side-up on non-cling plastic wrap. Brush a medium coat of Mod Podge Puzzle Saver over the completed puzzle and let dry. Apply a second coat and allow to dry completely. Once the puzzle has completely dried, flip the sealed puzzle ov...
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Basic Decoupage Supplies

Make sure you have the basic decoupage supplies needed to make any Mod Podge project a success.

2022 Plaid New Product Showcase

Give your creation a good foundation with one of Plaid’s many surfaces! From wooden palettes to clay pots to photo frames, Plaid offers a variety of ways to be creative. Paint, stencil, or sponge any of our versatile surfaces to create a personalized piece that is truly one-o...