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« on: October 15, 2006 11:49:08 AM »

I have this idea for a project. I want to take these coloring book pages that I've printed off the net and decoupage them to wood. The problem is they are black and white coloring book pages, not colored in.

So my question is, if I decoupage them to the board can I 'color' them in with paint afterwards? Would it maybe be better to color them in on my computer before printing them out?

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!
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« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2006 04:14:27 PM »

You can paint over decoupage...at least I know you can paint over matte medium. I don't know if other liquids would be more resistant to paint or not.

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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2006 06:18:34 PM »

thanks, guess I'll just have to give it a try  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2006 06:34:01 PM »

Make a test piece first...I try to keep scraps around to do tests on so I don't screw up any of my final pieces.
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