Transfer Images Using Waxed Paper

Cool and easy method to print any picture on any smooth wood layer.
Did you know that you can transfer any design, graphics or favorite photo on wood? You might be surprised, but using a simple but very effective method you can decorate any smooth piece of wood as you want. ;)

Probably some of you have seen this idea of printing on wax paper, but we're delighted with it, that’s why we want to remind it to you ones again.

Find out a little bit more about this cool DIY thing!

Karen from “The Art of Doing Stuff” blog tell us everything that we want to know about this stunning technique. From now you will know how to produce something beautiful without any pain. All you need to do is print your favorite image on the wax paper and transfer it onto wood. This project takes about 10 minutes and is super cheap. It works on fabric too!

And this is some rules that you need to remember!

* Not every printer will be good for this project. Be careful to not break yours. ;)

* It is important to use smooth wood also. Rough barn board won’t work, but smooth will.

* And the last tip - remember to reverse the image before you start printing. Your favorite image will be on the right side.

Pretty simple right?

Tell us something about your trial with this method and don't forget to show us the results on our fan page!

What you need:


  • Printer

Supplies / ingredients:

  • Waxed paper

To see the full list of Tools and Supplies check out the source post.


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