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« on: December 23, 2003 01:15:33 PM »

I'm fairly new to the site...and to heavy duty crafting.  Recently I got an awesome new printer and can print images to decopauge with.  Question is, is there an adhesive that won't smear the ink?  Or would this be more of a "try as you go" approach?

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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2003 01:23:22 PM »

An expert, I am not.  But I know that Mod Podge is a very good adhesive, and I've seen it used with computer printouts.  I use Elmer's glue with a few drops of water mixed in, and that seems to work just fine too.
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2003 03:10:20 PM »

i've got an inkjet printer & have used mod podge w/ my printouts w/ no probs.  i've covered them front & back & have never had any smearing.  congrats on your new printer Wink
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« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2004 07:14:45 AM »

How did you guys get it to not smear? I tried it ModPodge and it smeared like crazy!
I just bought a can of spray "fixative" that says it can be used on inks and such, hopefully it'll work!
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« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2004 07:45:38 AM »

I would spray the fixative very lightly, let dry, and then go crazy with the modpodge
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