How to Decoupage Tips and Tricks

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Decoupage Chest

Decoupage is the art of using cut paper to decorate objects. The beauty of decoupage is that you don’t have to be a trained artist to try it. You simply have to have the right materials and a little bit of patience.

I first tried decoupaging when I upcycled two children’s chairs for a charity auction. The results are below.

Refinished Chairs

As a contributing writer for, I recently wrote a list of decoupage tips and tricks, covering steps like surface preparation and supplies needed.

Click on 14 Tips to Decoupaging Furniture to learn more.