Posts Tagged ‘decoupage’

@Home This Weekend: Decorative Outlet Covers

  This weekend, glam up your boring lightswitch and outlet covers! BriannaB03 used Mod Podge to adhere printed images to the plastic covers. What a bright idea!

@Home This Weekend: Decoupaged Coffee Table

Here’s a simple way to add color and fun to a plain coffee table using decoupage! Emu painted the table top white, and then used panels from a Moomin comic to give this once-boring table a one of a kind look. The entire project took less than a day and looks fantastic. You can do [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Altered Tin

Altered tins can be a great way to present a very tiny gift or just a way to share some art with someone on your list. The always amazing rackycoo shares the basics on how she creates gorgeous tins. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=374080.0 The possibilities are almost endless but if you [...]

Make It With Maps!

Now that many people have a GPS in their car, or even on their smart phone, maps are almost becoming  a thing of the past. Don’t toss them out, though! The beautiful graphics on them are great for use in your art. Take a look: cinnamon teal created this striking monogram using her and her [...]

How to Make Faux Pumpkin Crafts and Centerpieces

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill shows you how to take the foam pumpkins you used for Halloween and make them the star of your fall table! With just some paint, napkins, and maybe even some glitter, you can give new life to those faux pumpkins!

Rock Paper Scissors: Bird!

What would you do if you came across a plain little wooden bird? If you’re a papercrafter, you’d decoupage it! pinkanddinky found this bird in her mom’s stash and, using small scraps of paper, made him fabulous! This has me looking all over my house for items to decoupage. That dog of mine had better [...]

Home Sweet Home: Decorated Mirror

pinkpoodle230 found a creative method for reusing a mail-order product catalog. She cut out all of the colorful images and adhered them around the edge of a wall mirror. The result is simple, but adds a bit of fun flair to her room. To see this project on Craftster click here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=298989.0 To see related [...]