Plaid Mod Podge Thanksgiving Tray with Calico Paper Quilt

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by Cathie Filian & Steve Picenza, Plaid

Plaid Mod Podge Thanksgiving Tray with Calico Paper Quilt

Use leftover scraps of fabric or cardstock to jazz up a wood tray!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the Mod Podge.
  • 2
    Cut the cardstock or fabric into squares. You can cut them into random shapes and sizes or keep them the same.
  • 3
    Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the base of the tray with sponge brush. Apply a thin coat of Mod Podge to the back of a cardstock or fabric square with the sponge brush. Position the square on the tray and roll over it with the brayer.
  • 4
    Continue with all the squares until the base of the tray is covered. Use the flat squeegee to help when applying the papers to the corners. You can overlap the papers or line them straight up. Brayer over the entire design. Allow to dry for 15 minutes and then top with 3 layers of Mod Podge with dry time in between.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid Mod Podge Professional Decoupage Tools 104766966
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Hard Coat 104437334
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Tray of Your Choice
  • Several Different Pieces of Fall-Themed Cardstock or Fall-Themed Fabric
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Loew-Cornell Sponge Brush 3 inch 104114551