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Decoupage Glass Platter - Summer Road Trip

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DIY Glass Decoupage - Summer Vacation

There's nothing more fun than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a good ol' paper map in your hand, guiding the way!  But after the road trip, what do you do with the map?  Why not permanently seal the memory with a beautiful glass platter with the map decoupaged as a sentimental keepsake!

 

Here's what you'll need:

Glass Platter

Map

Marker

Scissors

Disposable Plate

Brush

Decoupage Adhesive

 

Glass Decoupage platter - diy, how-to

 

Here's how to do it:

 

DIY Glass Decoupage Platter

  • Place clear glass platter over map and trace around the edges with marker.

DIY Decoupage glass platter

  • Cut out map along the inside of the traced lines.

DIY decoupage glass platter

  • Pour generous amount of Decoupage Adhesive onto paper plate.
  • Apply Decoupage Adhesive to back of glass platter to cover entirely.

DIY glass platter with map

  • Place map face down into the wet glue and smooth gently with fingers to release any air bubbles.
  • Tip: Use a straight pin to pop air bubbles that are too large to flatten.
  • Cut corners if necessary and overlap paper to flatten.

diy glass platter with map

  • Apply a generous coat of Decoupage Adhesive over the back of the map.

diy glass platter with map

  • Use fingers to work Decoupage Adhesive into the paper, then smooth with a brush. Let platter dry completely.
  • You can seal the paper by spraying or brushing sealer over the paper.

diy glass platter with map

You're done!  Now, as you hum your favorite road trip song, serve yourself a fun frosty drink on your fancy new platter and remember driving down the road with the wind in your hair and headin' down the highway! 

Born to Be Wild!!

 

Get your motor runnin'
Head out on the highway

Looking for adventure
In whatever comes our way


Yea darlin', gonna make it happen
Take the world in a love embrace

Fire all of your guns at once
And explode into space


I like smoke and lightnin'
Heavy metal thunder
Racing with the wind
And the feeling that I'm under


Yea darlin', Gonna make it happen
Take the world in a love embrace

Fire all of your guns at once
And explode into space


Like a true nature child
We were born, born to be wild
We can climb so high
I never wanna die

Born to be wild
Born to be wild

 



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