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How-To: Crackle Paint Finish With Elmer’s Glue

How-To: Crackle Paint Finish with Elmer's Glue

DIY::Crackle finish with Dollar Star Glue Tutorial ! ( crackle medium is nothing but diluted (elmer's) white glue! Dollar store white glue will work the same way.

Easy DIY Crackle Finish using.... Elmer's Glue! This has beaten out tons of products and given me the best crackle effect so far

I've done this (accidentally) and it works! DIY: How To Get A Crackle Paint Finish - tutorial uses Elmer's Glue instead of those pricy crackle mediums.

Decorate an old plain frame with glue, let it dry, then paint over it so it looks like carved wood.

DIY: Dress up a cheap frame by decorating it with glue, letting it dry, and then painting over it with one solid color. It looks like a specialty carved frame!

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How to Use Crackle Medium on Wood

There's no need to buy expensive crackle medium to create crackled paint effects. Make paint crackle by first brushing on a layer of Elmer's Glue-All.

Transfer a picture onto wood - I did this for a Christmas gift. Note: Don't be stingy on the matte medium.

DIY Wooden Picture

- DIY Wooden Picture - This is really nice and looks very easy - (Shut the front door! This is the coolest thing I have EVER seen! I am making a million of these right now! Amazing Christmas present idea!

Yep, this could have helped me when we were painting this past summer!  This site has other great painting advice as well!

Long reach paint pad keeps tight spots neat: If you have a tight spot to paint, remove the pad from a paint edging tool. Hot-glue the pad to a stir stick, and you've got a painting tool that will fit behind toilet tanks and radiators.

Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle and you can write with it.

DIY: Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle and you can write with it + 25 other common sense tips! DIY: Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle…

Spray paint? Did you know you can make your own spray paint? All you need is a spray bottle and acrylic paint. Mix 2 parts paint to 1 part water and shake to mix." data-componentType="MODAL_PIN

Make Your Own Spray Paint mix 2 parts acrylic paint with 1 part water in a spray bottle. View this image › You can make your own small batch spray paint: mix 2 parts acrylic paint with 1 part water in a spray bottle.

Homemade Mod Podge (I have mason jars and lids in my pantry) Step by step here:  http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Mod-Podge

Homemade glue : Flour, sugar, water & white vinegar = better cheaper Mod Podge (brand of glue useful for collages and other projects where you want to stick things down or seal a surface). It's too expensive.