I am a little obsessed with Mod Podge. It’s possible that I buy it by the gallon.

Here are a few of my favorite Mod Podge crafts that you can try today!

Mod Podge Crafts

Mod Podge Crafts: Your Furniture

File cabinets

Spruce up a bookshelf

Mod Podge Crafts: Household Items

…like your stairway

Light switch

Candle holder with real autumn leaves

Photo frames

Mod podge a family photo to a piece of wood

Liven up a tray with fun scrapbook paper

Create your own keepsake box

Mod Podge Crafts: For Runners

For all the runners in your house: turn those old racing bibs into coasters!

Mod Podge Crafts: To Wear

Glitter shoes

Mod podge jewelry? Who knew?! Here are 20 ideas to get you started.

Mod Podge Crafts: For the Walls

Create your own nursery art

Magazine strips, canvas, and mod podge make great art

Frame your favorite scrapbook papers, and – voila – pretty art!

Here are 20 creative ways to use mod podge and canvas and create your own art

Add an element of surprise to an old poster: separate it into multiple pieces, attach it to wood, and hang the pieces together.

Mod podge hand trees

Display family photos on one large piece of wood

Turn fun-shaped plaques into unique photo frames

Bonus 21st craft to try: remove beer labels by soaking bottles in cold water, then carefully peeling them off. Let dry. Mod podge labels right to a canvas!
Beer Label Art

I recently had the opportunity to purchase craft supplies from a new website called Consumer Crafts. I was amazed at their selection, their prices, and their speedy shipping! And when I saw that they had everything I’d need to make these Redneck Wine Glasses, I couldn’t resist!

Here’s how you can make your own.

Redneck Wine Glasses My Life and Kids Tutorial


*16 oz. Mason Jars ($1.97 each at Consumer Crafts)
*Candlesticks ($1.77 each at Consumer Crafts)
*Aleene’s Glass and Bead Glue ($3.27 at Consumer Crafts)

Step 1 – Add glue to the top of the candlestick.

Step 2 – Add glue to the bottom of the mason jar. Wait two minutes.

Redneck Wine Glasses

Step 3 – Attach the mason jar to the wine glass. Wait 24 hours.

Redneck Wine Glasses My Life and Kids

Enjoy your Redneck Wine Glasses!

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Consumer Crafts My Life and Kids

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I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with Consumer Crafts and Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are my own.

Decorate your door for Halloween with My Life and Kids Frankenstein Halloween Door

Last year, I created a Halloween door using poster board and tape. This year, I used Mod Podge, crafting plywood and scrapbook paper to create a Halloween Door that will last for several Halloweens to come!

Decorate your door for Halloween with My Life and Kids Frankenstein Halloween Door


Thin craft plywood – available at craft supply stores

Mod Podge (matte or outside)
Scrapbook paper in the colors of your choice (8 sheets depending on the size of your door)
Magnets (if you have a steel door) or 3M strips for a wood or fiberglass door
Hot glue (to adhere the magnets to the plywood)
Eight pipe cleaners (for spider legs)
Utility knife

#1 – Cut your plywood.

Draw the shape of the hair. Determine the length of the teeth and mouth and scar. Use a utility knife to cut your plywood.

#2 Cut your scrapbook paper.

Trace your plywood shapes onto the appropriate pattern of scrapbook paper. Cut out your scrapbook paper.

Decorate your door for Halloween with My Life and Kids Frankenstein Halloween Door

#3 – Mod Podge.

Apply a layer of Mod Podge to your plywood and to the back of your scrapbook paper. Place your scrapbook paper onto the plywood, and apply another coat of Mod Podge on top.

I used outdoor Mod Podge to provide a protective coating from the elements so that my face will last for years to come. And in a few spots, I used several coats of Mod Podge Glow-In-The-Dark to make it extra spooky. You can use the Mod Podge formula of your choice.

#4 – Put it all together.

Glue the pupils onto the eyes. Glue the pieces of the scar together. Glue eight pipe cleaners to the spider to create legs. Glue the teeth to the mouth.

#5 – Add your magnets.

Use your hot glue gun to adhere magnets to the back of each piece of plywood (if you have a steel door). Use 3M strips if you have a fiberglass or plywood door.

Enjoy your Halloween Door!

I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with Mod Podge and Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are my own.

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