decoupage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n decoupage the art of decorating a surface with shapes or pictures and then coating it with vanish or lacquer
    • n decoupage art produced by decorating a surface with cutouts and then coating it with several layers of varnish or lacquer
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Usage

In literature:

GODEY COSTUME PLATES IN COLOR FOR DECOUPAGE AND FRAMING, edited by Eleanor Hasbrouk Rawlings.
"Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers Part One and Part Two" by Arthur Bent
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In news:

Decoupage Pumpkins with Old Book Pages.
There's just something about decoupage plates that makes me smile.
Makeover your nightstand with our decoupage how-to.
Preserve your fave pics and make a boring nightstand pop with decoupage .
We're Smitten : Decoupage Plates.
Henri Matisse's BLUE NUDE II, 1952, is an example of decoupage, which is a type of collage.
What began as a humble decoupage studio 18 years ago has blossomed into a showroom for beautiful designs, where a gathering of like-minded artisans casts its spell under John Derian's curatorial eye.
Fox's limited edition line of individually handcrafted artwork incorporates such techniques as decoupage, painting, burning and staining—and even, occasionally, the mounting of antique "found" objects.
Come in and design a t-shirt, try mosaic, decoupage, paint a canvas and more.
Decoupage took these metal folding tables — $60 for four on eBay — from boring to brilliant.
How to Decoupage Metal Tables .
Dressing up the dining room are decoupaged benches, made using portraits and landscapes found on eBay and at thrift stores.
Earth911.com has lots of fun ideas for reusing item, like shoes can take on a new look through decoupage.
To make, wash and dry rocks and cover each with a coat of decoupage glue, like Mod Podge.
Decoupage with Yellow Pages , Paper Bags and Newspapers.
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