How to Decoupage Properly. This is not a fast craft. You must have patience and work on it bit by bit. So if you are making a gift of decoupage, start it early to give enough time for it to be properly sealed and so it will last.:
Brown Paper Bag Technique to give old furniture a new life - a great way to salvage pieces that have damaged or broken veneer that paint alone can't hide. http://www.myrepurposedlife.net/2009/07/its-womans-prerogative.html
Brown Paper Bags, Not Just for Lunches Anymore! She made this leather-look vase with crumpled paper sacks coated with Mod Podge and placed on the glass vase then covered the whole thing with mod podge then painting it. Interesting leather look.