If you’re looking for a school holiday activity to do with the kids, look no further! Decoupage allows them to let their creativity shine with a little keepsake for their room.

Here is how to do it.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced
1/2 hour

What You Will Need


How to guide

  1. Cut your wrapping paper to fit the wooden initial
  2. Paint Selleys Aquadhere Interior liberally on to the wrapping paper and paste onto the wooden initial
  3. Gently smooth out until all bubbles are removed. Allow to dry for 30mins
  4. In a small bowl, mix 2 parts water to one part Selleys Aquadhere Interior
  5. Apply this mix to the top of the wrapping paper as a protective seal.


Handy Hints 

  • The more layers you apply, the more the decoration will recede into the background and look like a painting. If you do multiple layers, ensure you allow to dry between coats.


Aquadhere Durabond

Get a durable adhesive for your woodworking projects with Selleys Aquadhere Durabond. Perfect for furniture, joinery, and more.

Aquadhere Exterior

Get a weatherproof adhesive for your outdoor woodworking projects with Selleys Aquadhere Exterior. Perfect for decks, fences, and more.

Aquadhere Interior

Get an interior adhesive for your woodworking projects with Selleys Aquadhere Interior. Perfect for furniture, cabinets, and more.

Aquadhere Quick Set

Get a fast-acting adhesive for your woodworking projects with Selleys Aquadhere Quickset. Perfect for small repairs and projects.

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