How to antique paper. "Paint" coffee all over it and bake in oven -- great for cards and invites! I've been doing this for years! LOVE it! Antiques Paper, Age Paper, Idea, Paintings Coffee, Card, Schools Projects, Pirate Treasure Maps, Pirates Treasure Maps, Antique Paper
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How to give paper an antique look with coffee or tea and an oven on low temperature. tutorial via the link.
The old paper-made to do - like the contents of the print on paper; spill hot coffee on paper, so that the paper absorbed evenly; sprinkle with instant coffee powder until the powder melt open; tossed away the excess liquid coffee, dip gently dry with a paper towel; the oven ~ close observation of the change of the paper, and heated to the desired effect; completed ~
How to Age your Paper: 1.You want to print or write anything on your paper BEFORE you age it. 2.Preheat oven to 200°. 3.Place the paper on a cookie sheet (I use an old one) 4.Pour tea/coffee over the paper until the entire sheet is covered, make sure it soaks in on both side. 5.If you want darker spots on the paper, sprinkle instant coffee on the paper and let it sit on the paper. Wipe it off after a few minutes. 6.Rub your finger around the edge of the paper to wear the edges. ...