With Decopatch papers and different Decopatch techniques, even amateur designers can apply their styling skills to objects that they already have in their home. These special papers successfully blend the exquisite fashion panache of French clothing designs to special type of decoupage paper that is more durable and have more exquisite designs.
There are many Decopatch techniques that can help you get started in styling your home. The strength and high quality of these special decoupage papers give you more freedom to do whatever you want in transforming your home into something that suits your taste and style more.
You can also apply the paper in any surface regardless of how even or uneven it is and with what material it is made of.
People who look at finished Decopatch projects often think that the process which transformed a seemingly bland object into a stunning work of beauty is complicated. However, there are many techniques which are geared for newcomers in this craft and are simple and easy and do not require any special skills.
If you can cut and paste, you are able to use Decopatch papers to transform any object in your home. Cutting and pasting is basically the core skills that you need to have in order to apply most of the techniques involved in this hobby. Basically, you cut out patterns and pictures in the paper, glue them on the object and coat the object with special glue or varnishing that is made for Decopatch papers.
The tools that you need in order to jumpstart this hobby are also simple. Little did you know that most, if not all, of these tools are already in your home right now. Decopatch supplies are simple and one of the most important tools that you must have are the special papers and the special glue. You will also need bristle brushes, a glass of water for cleaning the brush and a pair of sharp scissors.
Once you have all these materials, you can now start Decopatching. Start by making sure that the object that you will be styling is clean and perfectly dry. If you are planning to paint your items before applying the special papers, make sure that you give enough time for the paint to dry before starting.
Basically, those are the only techniques that you must remember in starting every Decopatch project. With creativity and the right tools, you can now start Decopatching!