Save Sunday Funnies for Gift Wrap

I wanted to save money on Christmas wrapping paper. I started saving the Sunday comics to wrap children's gifts. However, when I went to use the comics, they had faded and are not pretty any more. How could I keep the colorful comics from fading?


By Marjorie from MI

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March 31, 20180 found this helpful

what i recommend is the minute you harvest them you put an acrylic spray sealer over them

or use matte medium and with a brush and very carefully cover in 2 or 3 layers over the newsprint

matte medium is a wonderful product and a good investment

these steps will ensure colorfastness and also make the paper less brittle

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April 1, 20180 found this helpful

Air fades colors. Put in a dark room that is not humid.

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