Why Should you't Ask Mod smorgasbord
I get a lot of questions on how to Mod smorgasbord, and I’ve seen a lot of it on Pinterest recently, so I wanted to address with a blog post. Interestingly, these questions have been with me for years.homemade Mod hotchpotchI should first say that this is not a paid endorsement – no person or company asked me to post this, or I’m doing it know even. I don’t make money from the sale of Mod-hodgepodge. And while my blog is everything about the Mod smorgasbord like, I get visitors on all kinds of decoupage media.I just don’t want you to be disappointed. Because in my experience, you should NOT make your own Mod collection.The truth is that I’ve received a LOT of e-mails from people (with pictures), the trying, the Mod-hodgepodge. These E-Mails ask me why your photo /furniture /gift project is peeling non-yellowing/flaking/and what you can do.
There are a lot of recipes on the internet how to Mod smorgasbord – here all of the good reasons NOT to do it yourself.
With the other request, I find out that they are made of a glue-mixture on their own by adding water to flour, or something along those lines.Mod hodgepodge is a step above craft glue in terms of the sealing properties. Mod conglomeration is the glue, but it’s glue, a sealer – and there are varnishes, etc. in the formula, don’t exist in the craft. The binding properties of Mod-hodgepodge are a lot of sticks is stronger than that of (most of) the craft or in the school.you Can use Elmer’s glue instead of Mod smorgasbord?I get this question a lot. Long story short, the ingredients in the Mod-hodgepodge are not the same as craft glue, and in 99% of cases, are superior. This is the reason why Mod-smorgasbord costs more than craft glue.And this is why it takes longer and is more durable projects.Many of the homemade recipes craft glue and thin it with water, that is about the worst thing you can do to make a decoupage medium of any kind. You’re taking a glue that is worse than decoupage medium and thinner by the addition of water. That's why I get pictures all the time of furniture or home decor items ruined that didn’t last more than a couple of years before you re-started the paper yellowing or BAD. In the short term, that may seem projects, okay, but over the years, the projects go down the toilet. And then I get a very sad e-mails.Decoupage medium is more expensive than bonding, but they’ll note on the glue aisle of any craft store that does a wide range of pricing, depending on what the specific glue. The other speciality of the application, the more it’s costs would beMod smorgasbord could be more expensive than glue and water, but the 8 oz. the bottle lasts a long time, and you use you can always use a 40% coupon (do an online search to find them).of Course, I think it’s worth it – but I also have elements of the proof: jewelry, home decor and furniture that have been around for years and still as good looking as the day they were made.What can be used instead of Mod-hodgepodge?If you know aren’t, where Mod hodgepodge, a list I have here. For international dealers, go here.If you just can’t, the Mod-smorgasbord, where you live, look for PVA glue. It’s can get about, the nearest you. Often, craft and art shops have PVA glue, but you may have to call.hr class="wp-block-separator"/>I hope my information helps here. And I hope that, if you want the project won until the last, you’t take the risk, and make you Mod smorgasbord – that you’ll use the real thing!If you’re a novice or can’t figure out how to get rid of wrinkles, check out my learn how to articles and videos. You can also learn about ALL of the decoupage formulas in my formula guide.