How to Make a "We Were Infinite" Collageđź’«

A quick, easy way to make a beautiful and stylish wall collage inspired by The Perks Of Being A Wallflower.

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How to Make a "We Were Infinite" Collageđź’«
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First, you need to make the sealer. This is basically a homemade Modge-Podge. Take your Mason jar and fill it with glue and water. About half each, but use a tad more glue then water.

First, you need to make the sealer. This is basically a homemade Modge-Podge. Take your Mason jar and fill it with glue and water. About half each, but use a tad more glue then water.

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Here's all the supplies you need.

Here's all the supplies you need.

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First, select and print the pictures you would like to use. I used more rustic pictures with a darker feel to better fit the motif of my color scheme.

First, select and print the pictures you would like to use. I used more rustic pictures with a darker feel to better fit the motif of my color scheme.

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Use the scissors to cut out each picture.

Use the scissors to cut out each picture.

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Using the X-Acto knife and a little creativity, you can find ways to cut out certain elements of a picture, and make them really pop!

Using the X-Acto knife and a little creativity, you can find ways to cut out certain elements of a picture, and make them really pop!

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Cut some of the pictures out in odd shapes, like grunge circles ^^^

Cut some of the pictures out in odd shapes, like grunge circles ^^^

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Now make two stacks: one of just rectangular-cut pictures, and one of 'die-cut' pictures.

Now make two stacks: one of just rectangular-cut pictures, and one of 'die-cut' pictures.

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Paint the canvas whatever color you want as a background. This color will only be seen between the gaps in the pictures. I chose black, as I am going for a darker color scheme.

Paint the canvas whatever color you want as a background. This color will only be seen between the gaps in the pictures. I chose black, as I am going for a darker color scheme.

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Let the canvas dry COMPLETELY before the next  step.

Let the canvas dry COMPLETELY before the next step.

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When your canvas is dry, arrange your pile of rectangular-shaped pictures the way you want, as a base.

When your canvas is dry, arrange your pile of rectangular-shaped pictures the way you want, as a base.

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Next, add your 'die-cut' pictures on top of your base pictures.

Next, add your 'die-cut' pictures on top of your base pictures.

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Using the double-sided tape, stick the pictures to the canvas; starting with the base pictures.

Using the double-sided tape, stick the pictures to the canvas; starting with the base pictures.

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This is my canvas after the past step. As you can see, I'm going for a darker, rustic feel.

This is my canvas after the past step. As you can see, I'm going for a darker, rustic feel.

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Next, take your homemade Modge-Podge and paint a thin coat on the entire canvas, using a sponge brush.

Next, take your homemade Modge-Podge and paint a thin coat on the entire canvas, using a sponge brush.

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After you add your Modge-Podge, your collage will look like a God-awful mess ;) Don't worry about it, just let it dry.

After you add your Modge-Podge, your collage will look like a God-awful mess ;) Don't worry about it, just let it dry.

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Add a second coat. The pictures will be wrinkled. THAT IS OK. You want the pictures to be rugged and wrinkled by the end of second coat.

Add a second coat. The pictures will be wrinkled. THAT IS OK. You want the pictures to be rugged and wrinkled by the end of second coat.

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Lastly, take your sharpie and write the words on the collage (next step).

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I found a picture with the words on it, so I am omitting the sharpie for this picture. "And in that moment, I swear, we were infinite."

I found a picture with the words on it, so I am omitting the sharpie for this picture. "And in that moment, I swear, we were infinite."

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Finished! Now you have a beautiful collage with a beautiful saying to hang on your wall!

Finished! Now you have a beautiful collage with a beautiful saying to hang on your wall!

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Thanks so much! :) :) :)

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