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Old Jul 6, '12, 7:09 am
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Default Mounting Icons.

Hello all, I have a question.

So how does one mount a printed icon on wood so that it almost looks like a real, painted icon? A step by step guide would be appreciated
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Old Jul 6, '12, 8:36 am
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Default Re: Mounting Icons.

I remember my mother would put what seemed like a million coats of polyurethane on pictures she had pasted on wood. I think the technique is called decoupage. You might want to try a test picture first to see if it's what you're looking for.
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