And then wait 24 hours. Make sure to coat the paper completely.
To complete the craft at home you ll need a piece of wood mod podge a sponge or damp cloth mod podge sealer and a photo of your choice.
How to get a picture on a piece of wood. Paint a thick layer of the gel medium onto the front of your picture. Put a printed photo face down on the piece of wood. Print the picture on regular paper with a laser or hp printer.
Step 2 gently lay the photo face down onto the center of the wood and use a ruler or straightedge to gently smooth out any wrinkles in the paper. If the photo has words on it flip it horizontally on your computer so the words read the right way once it s transferred. Wood print and diy image transfer are great tools to customize your woodworking projects or to brand your work.
If you want to save even more money on this diy you can work with wooden objects you already have at home or use inexpensive finds from garage sales wooden pallets blocks planks and even smoothed down scrap pieces would all work nicely too. All you ll need aside from the photo and wood is. I ll show you 5 different ways to print on w.
And or it would be more tedious but it you don t put the transfer medium in those places on the photocopy it won t xfer either. June 21 2015 at 11 02 am. Here s a quick and easy tutorial that ll teach you a cool method of transferring a photo print black and white or color onto a block of wood.
If you want wood to show all around your picture edges use a larger piece of wood or a smaller photo. Make sure the photo is the same size as the piece of wood you re using. You can put something heavy over to keep it smooth.
You will need to trace around the wood slice and trim down the photo to fit onto the wood slice. Cover the wood slice in a good layer of regular mod podge lay over the photo onto the mod podge and press to get out all the bubbles and wrinkles.