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Welcome to my addiction! Once I peeled off the protective piece, I was able to turn it over to stick it down. I plan to order these sheets and preserve a puzzle for framing that I recently completed. Great memories!! . At first I thought I’d apply them this way, but there was so much overlap, I wasn’t sure if that was a good idea. One is a map of Georgia that I might want to frame. The pieces are thin and some of them are even a little damaged at corners. Plus, get birthday offers, free shipping, exclusive discounts and promo codes from 10-50% off! 4.9oz/139g/228 yd/209m ball. It’s a lovely old wooden puzzle in it’s original tin box. I wanted to to be just like her when I grew up! I would just handle each piece very carefully and take my time so I didn’t handle them anymore than necessary in putting it together. I grew up with Susans and Nancys and Debbies and Kathys and I never hear of anybody naming their girls those names these days. , I know what you mean, Pam. All of the puzzles I have by those companies have nice, thick pieces. She always described him as plucking out a pink, turquoise, orange or purple Balkan Sobranie from his case, lol. I got a cool Broadway Show Bill puzzle for my birthday! lol) Festive gift bags with a Scandinavian-flare are ideal for Christmas treats or small gifts. I would love to see that documentary. Thinking there’s got to be a less scarier method, I hunted around a bit more and found your fun site. Not wanting to change the appearance of my puzzle, I searched a bit more to see if there were any other alternatives. Aug 1, 2016 - When I saw this jigsaw puzzle on the Simple Pastimes website, I knew had to have it. Step aboard the wooden rowboat and find refuge in this tranquil pond scene celebrating the soft beauty of nature. Susan….You have renewed my interest in puzzles and I praise you for completing the Nancy Drew puzzle. delight in an occasional senior moment? Add more glue as needed until you’ve glued the entire front surface. The directions warn you to not extend the adhesive sheets over the edge of the puzzle. Before peeling off the backing on the sticky sheets, it’s a good idea to experiment around to see which way you want to apply them. Great tip! Carefully lift the puzzle off the plastic. If you use a puzzle glue, select a liquid version for the best results; spray-on glues may not provide even … Like an Ode to the 70s-80s? Thanks! This puzzle Peel and Stick saver is available here: Puzzle Presto Peel and Stick Puzzle Saver. I also read your post about Small Town Christmas — my mom and whole family would LOVE it. Puzzle glue is a special adhesive that binds the jigsaw pieces together so the image can be framed and displayed. I’ll most likely use an inexpensive poster-type frame for it. Sort by. Yes, that works and it will hold a puzzle together for framing, but all the tutorials I found said that it also changed the appearance of the puzzle, sometimes giving it a mat finish. How to Preserve a Puzzle Grab a bottle of Mod Podge (the original…the puzzle kind is nice but not necessary), a sponge brush that you’re prepared to throw away (it gets messy and sticky), and a simple piece of poster board. Save when you buy a bag of 5 balls! . (See picture below) There are instructions on the back of each piece and they are excellent. I have in a box to donate to Goodwill, although I should probably throw in the trash to save the next soul from fighting it. Pam, for more ideas on who makes quality puzzles, check out the comments on this post. Here are the steps I took to prepare it for framing and display... #1- Put the puzzle together (obviously). That being said I “LOVE” the Nancy Drew puzzle you shared today. They just LOVE this…and it is a team building experience, too. A big piece of cardboard or foam board works well. I just don’t have experience using it on a heavier puzzle, but I have been impressed with how well it has held my Nancy Drew puzzle together. Click here. They had some great puzzles last time I was in there. Lay the other piece of cardboard on top, sandwiching the puzzle between. I’ll have to order some. This process was so easy, it’s almost scary! Leave the puzzle alone for at least 15 minutes (or however long it may be advised on the glue’s bottle). How to preserve a 3D puzzle? The puzzle will most likely contain 1000 pieces. I don’t know if you’ve heard of the documentary “Life Itself” Some puzzles where the pieces don’t lock together very well, may not easily turn over, but quality puzzles where the pieces interlock well, should hold together for turning as long as you make sure the boards are held firmly together when turning it over. Pssst: I post almost daily to Instagram. That was fun to see. I bet they have them on Amazon, too…probably for less. lol. I have been going back and forth on what to do with a sentimental puzzle and have been afraid of gluing for the same reasons you listed. anyways… long story short… Please refer to our FAQ with any additional questions. Thanks, Cleo! Step 6. This handsome trio of pups is a hole-in-one for golfers and dog lovers alike! Puzzle Presto Peel and Stick Puzzle Saver, In The BNOTP Library: Sharing My Decor Library, http://www.cobblehillpuzzles.com/Nancy-Drew-p/51799.htm, http://wilsonsd.libguides.com/content.php?pid=308488, http://www.puzzlewarehouse.com/The-Natural-Philosopher-67552so.html, http://www.puzzlewarehouse.com/Signature-Collection-Cinque-Terre-1000pc-1418bg.html, https://betweennapsontheporch.net/adjustable-tilt-puzzle-boards-save-necks-and-backs/. If you’ve put together a puzzle and you want to preserve it, try gluing it so you can hang it like a picture. I am http://i.imgur.com/nepIiAK.png To make a table top, affix the puzzle to the table top (exact fit) and have a piece of glass cut to fit and mounted to the table (over the puzzle… I always assembled my puzzles on a puzzle board that came with a hardcover, so that makes the process of turning the puzzle over pretty easy. Her friends and colleagues often gave her puzzles or books as gifts. I had just enough to cover the entire front surface of the puzzle. We recently finished a puzzle and want to frame it, and I wasn’t about to pour glue all over the front of it!!! Let the glue dry completely. The whole thing cost $3.00. Will order this stuff right away to complete our process. Put the finished, glued puzzle on top. https://betweennapsontheporch.net/adjustable-tilt-puzzle-boards-save-necks-and-backs/. Just look at it! If the puzzle pieces are breaking apart then you did not put enough glue on, just put another layer of glue on. After that experience, I swore off buying anymore SunsOut puzzles, but I accidentally bought another one. (and a Roadster) . If you didn’t build the puzzle (s) on the poster board, gently guide it onto the board by sliding it across the table. It can be picked up very easily. Again, this was easy, not a problem. Imported. So, I was wondering if you or your readers might suggest brands that they know are sturdy and well made? I’ll watch for those brands. I was also wondering if the blue/white backing paper is permanent, or after the final drying time, does that peel off and leave a clear surface? Yikes! How neat that earlier post had the same terrarium and rabbit. Apply additional glue sheets as needed, making sure to line up the edges of the glue sheets with the edges of the jigsaw puzzle. Where our home was on the map , the piece was shaped like a house! In that photo, I had just placed the last two sheets down to see how they would fit there but hadn’t peeled off the protective sheet yet…the one with the instructions which is what you can see in that picture. I’m going to look today and buy one that would keep us busy. Thanks, Irene! This will give the glue enough time to dry completely. Caring for Wooden Puzzles and the One Thing You Can Do To Preserve Them. Take a peek and see what you think. Oh wow, that looks great, can’t wait to see it framed and hanging!! She has posted about it. Not all Neds are nice men, so watch out! I found a kid’s puzzle of Mexico showing the states and want to hang it on my wall after I put it together, which is how I found your post. Enter your email below: You'll find answers to the most frequently asked questions, Have a question not answered under the FAQ tab? This is the one I just started: http://www.puzzlewarehouse.com/Signature-Collection-Cinque-Terre-1000pc-1418bg.html All this info will serve me well. I haven’t framed one yet, but when I do get around to doing that, I’ll probably check at Michaels for a poster type frame. Replies to my comments So sticke with newer puzzles. I love the idea of preserving a puzzle but am stumped as to how it stays together. I think it’s going to be a challenging one with all the water! I shall file this if we ever want to save another, it looks a lot simpler. These make it easier to turn the puzzle over when it's complete so you can apply adhesive. Having a larger overlap doesn’t matter at all. The puzzle saver came with an adhesive hanger but I didn’t use that since I plan to frame this puzzle. I also grew up with Nancy Drew, books and tv show! I found the Peel & Stick at my local fabric store, going after work to purchase. Once the rolling is done which takes like 45 seconds, the directions recommend you wait a few hours before lifting the puzzle up. 1 comment. I also love that the puzzle still looks exactly the same as it did before, something you don’t usually see when using the glue method. lol Yeah, Ned sounded pretty nice, too. I’m an American living in Mexico and realized I don’t know the geography of my new country very well. I loved reading Nancy Drew also when I was a young lass.. , I use to do jigsaw puzzles but now I do quilts. I’ve used glue on puzzles before and have always been disappointed. I might’ve missed it elsewhere, but do you recommend any particular brands of puzzles? I am super picky in that I have to LOVE the picture I’m working on or I don’t really want to do it. It's a perfect fit for our airport working, Coca-Cola loving family! Kathy. I love this idea!! Reply. Before removing the paper backing, lay the sheets over the back of the puzzle to determine how many you will need. I’m completing a 500 piece puzzle of Cinderella’s castle…the real one that’s located in Germany! Apr 15, 2018 - When I saw this jigsaw puzzle on the Simple Pastimes website, I knew had to have it. Log in or sign up to leave a comment Log In Sign Up. Here’s the puzzle I have. Thanks for sharing. Happy Puzzling. That’s such a great puzzle Susan.. brings back memories of reading Nancy Drew in bed every night before sleep… loved those books! Instead of taking apart all of your hard work, you can preserve your jigsaw puzzle to create beautiful artwork that can be framed and displayed in any room of your home. Our company has seen a lot of wooden puzzles come through our doors over the years. Even the color of the piece didn’t help. I just looked at your links and gosh, those are some really gorgeous puzzles! I guess today’s kids will grow up having fond memories of Harry Potter books the way we do our Nancy Drew books. Do you think this would work on shiny/foil puzzles? Create gorgeous multi-colored projects with 5 balls of this decadently soft, self-striping cake yarn. It might be worth a try. Unfortunately, the quality is not that great. You always have the best ideas… I hadn’t thought of those old books for years and now I can’t wait to flip through the pages again and do the puzzle. Take your puzzle outside, spray the back, and use any paper to cover the back. I found out that we have a “Mind Games” store 10 minutes from my house and they carry “Cobble Hill” puzzles… so I made a quick phone call and they have the Nancy Drew puzzle and it’s on sale!… so I’m off to pick one up. Thanks, Alyce! Imported from Europe. I watched it last night and there was an interesting “puzzle” story in the film. I encountered no slippage or disintegration of the pieces (not even for larger dimension puzzles) and they now grace my walls. Login with an email address and password. Fully clear your work area and check that you have a cover between your puzzle and the surface, extending a few inches on either side. That looks like it would be a tough one to put together, particularly if you don’t have a picture to reference. I could probably do it in about 10 minutes now that I know how it works. Hi Susan! It's a perfect fit for our airport working, Coca-Cola loving family! I just slid it onto a piece of poster board and then placed the brown cover from the puzzle board over that and flipped the board. It looks like it may be a wood puzzle, those aren’t quite as fragile as the paper ones. Would mod podge work? I hope you’re still reading these comments because I want to say THANK YOU!!! Because of the puzzle board I do my puzzles on can be tilted up, I sometimes just lift up the lower/bottom part of the puzzle (if the pieces are interlocking and holding together well) and slide the puzzle right off the puzzle board onto the foam board, where I used another piece of foam board to flip it. This method can be a bit messy, but it is simpler than applying adhesive glue sheets. Thanks! I wouldn’t use this to mount/frame a puzzle that you may want to take back apart again. Try it, you’ll enjoy. especially as you said.. without a picture to reference. Ann, I’ve read on some sites where if you contact the company who made the puzzle, they will often mail you any missing pieces. Here’s how the peel and stick pieces looked out of the package. #5- When the final coat on top has dried completely, flip the puzzle over and Modge Podge the entire back. This whole process from start to finish took about 15 minutes at the most, and that included stopping to read directions a bunch. Great suggestion – tried and true – the best kind! I am concerned, will the sticky backing pull the paper backing off the puzzle pieces if I decide to dismantle it? Had to refit maybe four pieces each time. Due to supply issues with partners, some products may show as temporarily unavailable for purchase or on backorder. Nothing worse than opening a puzzle to find thin pieces, or tons of pieces that appear to work in multiple places in a puzzle. Let the glue dry completely before framing. "But do it on a surface you don't mind getting a little glue on. I loved it! A lot of the same fun with color and pattern working. Bernie, $10 doesn’t seem like a lot to save a 1,000 puzzle you really love once in a great while. Now I’m dying to know what it shows. Apply a thin, even layer … Jan 20, 2018 - After all the time you spent finishing that perplexing jigsaw puzzle, **sealing and framing** it allows you to transform your work into a piece of wall art. They always entranced me and I, too wanted to grow up to be just like Nancy….what wonderful adventures. Imported from Belgium.. Sign up and Save 10% off your next Purchase. I normally start in one corner and work my way around. Loved Nancy Drew , too ! 70% acrylic/30% wool blend. Specialty glues designed specifically for puzzles allow you to protect a puzzle of any size and shape. I was just looking at my puzzle collection and the puzzles I’ve enjoyed have been by the following companies: Cobble, Hill, Buffalo, White Mountain and Ravensburger. But the fun doesn’t have to end when the last piece is placed! We have noticed you already have an account. http://i.imgur.com/AlrBgJx.png, Hmm .. that’s too hard to see on my computer, I’m afraid. Squirt a little bit of puzzle glue onto your puzzle and use the applicator to spread it over the image, making sure to cover all of the cracks between the pieces. I opened it and it appears to be much better quality, at least the pieces are thicker and sturdier. All the best, and watch out! Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. , Thanks for your comment, Ruth! You can also subscribe without commenting. Once you've completed your puzzle, make sure it's as flat as possible. Enter your MarketLive password to connect. My biggest problem with puzzling is a lack of “safe space” to put them together – I have 4 inquisitive cats (snoopy like Nancy Drew? Watch a serene nature scene with calming yellow hues as you put this puzzle together. How to Preserve and Frame a Jigsaw Puzzle Preparing for Preservation. You probably told us where you found your puzzle but I forget ( do lots of that!) And I was hoping the tin had a picture of the puzzle on it’s label but it looks to be a tobacco box? Phone orders may experience longer-than-usual hold times. So far, all the puzzles I’ve purchased from Puzzle Warehouse have been great. Ravensburger makes great puzzles. I’m on a tight fixed budget so while I can drool over your puzzle board I’ve had to come up with a cheapo version – a flattened Amazon box. I think if it was mine I’d have to do the puzzle just to see what it is! Thanks, Ann! They are so relaxing to do in the evening while listening to Audible books. Keeping the edges aligned, slowly remove the paper backing, smoothing down the glue sheet as you go to remove any air bubbles. I might cover the inside with a plain contact paper, which is also what I’ll probably use for the backing. hide. 550 pieces. Then, after the puzzle had time to set for a while, I’d turn it over onto a surface you can cut on, and trim off the excess with an Exacto knife. Will be sending to my sister. However …. When I got older I would search for them in old book stores and have quite a few with the solid blue covers..perhaps from the late 30’s era. That puzzle board has a cover that fits over it for when you want to stop working on a a puzzle temporarily and put it away, or move it to another room. What wonderful memories that brings back. It turns out, that would have worked fine. Easier than I expected. I’ve never framed a puzzle so I did a bit of Googling to see what the process is for framing one. See how that works? I find some puzzle pieces interlock so well together, you can sometimes slide your fingers up under the top/side edges and left the puzzle up vertically to move it, but not all puzzles are that “tight” once assembled. Bottles of puzzle glue will often come with a plastic applicator. The bad one that I abandoned was one I purchased on eBay, so I think it was an older puzzle…thus not the best quality or well-designed. TV Land Special Puzzle. A place for all your finished and framed puzzles to be displayed. I’m sure you would have to trace and then cut out in pieces, otherwise there would be so much waste. Louella, I put my puzzle together on this puzzle board here: http://amzn.to/2wWtO68 It’s the one I linked to at the end of the post. I know what you mean about pets, especially cats. I never would have guessed.. just shows you can’t judge a book by it’s cover . I would love to frame it and didn’t like the glue idea. I found the puzzle here http://www.cobblehillpuzzles.com/Nancy-Drew-p/51799.htm. How to Preserve a Puzzle for Framing. level 1. I have a sister who works many puzzles and I will tell her about this. There are two methods of finishing your jigsaw puzzle to create a piece of artwork: puzzle glue and adhesive glue sheets. I’ll have to check and see if it comes up on Netflix sometime soon. I have never wanted to frame one of my puzzles before and cringed at the thought of the mess of using glue. If you assembled your puzzle on a table or a similar surface, you’ll probably need to slide your puzzle onto a very hard, flat piece of cardboard, then place another hard piece of cardboard on top in order to flip/turn your puzzle. Puzzle Weekends ~ You show off the new puzzle you made that week. How did you manage to flip the jigsaw onto its back to use this product? To apply the first glue sheet, peel back a portion of the paper backing, but do not remove it completely. WOuldn’t it be awesome to find a puzzle with The Love Boat, Fantasy Island, Hart to Hart, Charles Angeles? save. To preserve the puzzle, I started out by brushing Mod Podge over the front of the jigsaw puzzle. While a quality clear-drying craft glue or decoupage medium may be used to preserve your puzzle, a dedicated puzzle glue-- especially one made by the company that manufactured your puzzle -- helps ensure satisfactory results because it's designed specifically for this type of project. Imported. Repeat the process one or two more times. If you have two pieces of heavy poster board or dry erase board, that works well for flipping it, too. I purchased one that was like that. Depending on the size of your puzzle, you may want to ask a friend to help you with this step. Great for iPads, tablets, books, and more! Just look at it! Hi Susan! Will definitely be using this system again if I ever decide to save another puzzle for framing. Medium Yarn Weight. Hi Pat, Slowly, turn the puzzle over. I drew a little arrow pointing to what I’m referring to. How come we never hear of guys named Ned now? Lay the assembled puzzle on a sheet of parchment paper. If you’re a Nancy Drew fan, the puzzle is available here: Nancy Drew Puzzle. I ultimately decided to place them on the back of the puzzle this way, starting in the left corner and working my way across the puzzle. 2 days ago. Worked fine. They are less messy than using puzzle glue, though applying them to your finished jigsaw puzzle takes some precision. best. The entire 1000 piece puzzle was cute in about 3 or 4 shapes total and many of the pieces were identical in shape and size, so they would fit in multiple places. They are very sturdy, variety of piece sizes and interlock great. I put puzzle glue on a 3d puzzle and it ended up worse than if I hadn't put it on. I also bought one that was a miserable experience to put together because there was no variety in the shapes. I love the name of your site! It is okay for the sheets to overlap, but the sheets should not extend over the edges of the puzzle. Carefully line up the corner of the glue sheet with the corner of the puzzle and press down the exposed section of the glue sheet. I ended up buying a whimsical bookshelf puzzle, forgotten the name of the artist. It was a nightmare to do. After you are done.....slide wax paper beneath the puzzle. Ebert later gave the puzzle to director Ramin Bahrani, with the instructions that one day, “You have to give it to someone else who deserves it.”. The pieces feel nice, though…and it’s by Buffalo. I’m currently working on one by Buffalo and it’s good quality. I still have my original set all boxed up in the attic… along with my “Ideal” 19″ Shirley Temple doll and my beloved “Scootles” baby doll which I pushed all over the neighborhood in her buggy… quite the little mama I was… lol. It may take a few hours to complete the gluing process, because you want to let each layer of glue dry before applying the next. This will not work if the board you’re using flexes or bends…it has to be really stiff boards like foam core board…something like that. Almost all the information I found online suggested using various glue-type products that were applied by pouring the glue right over the top of the puzzle. There are so many beautiful ones at Puzzle Warehouse, I’ll be puzzling for a long, long time. It was a map of the location of our home. Thanks for your suggestion, too! Have you ever done any of the shaped puzzles? I really like that puzzle, I even bought another one so that I can enjoy working it again sometime. I was especially careful around all the edges, making sure those were pressed down and well attached. But you did pick some great ones to work with. Susan, You are so nice to your readers, doing all that research and sharing it with us. If the puzzle is a good bit heavier than a typical puzzle, you may not want to stand it up like I did with my Nancy Drew puzzle, until you put it inside a frame. I completed one a couple of weeks ago that I knew from the beginning I would want to keep and possibly frame for sentimental reasons. You may be able to shimmy the paper underneath without disturbing the puzzle. By RAR Puzzles. Anyway, if you live near a B & N, check out the ones they have. Can you tell me where you found it or where I might get one? Apply a thin, even layer over the entire image. Great idea…I will try that. sure it will take me longer than you but will still be fun. Finished projects can be made into pillows, wall hangings, rugs, and more. Then in the next picture w/ the rolling pin, all the backing of the glue sheets is matching. 14 x 11" (36 x 28cm). lol) and a chihuahua who’s quick to grab anything that falls on the floor. Your best bet is to leave it as is. . I remember seeing someone raving about Ravensburger at Amazon. UPS, USPS, and DHL are all experiencing delays in their times and we thank you for your patience. You do the coolest things……. . Pam I too wondered about the edges and the difficulty of assembling the puzzle…. I want to start my puzzle but want to make sure I wont have to move it and risk it falling apart. I am so impressed; every puzzle you completed is a beautiful work of art! Lastly, flip it over and put a coat on the back of puzzle. They are famous for wanting to lay right on top of whatever we happen to be working on at that moment. When I seal my puzzles, I paint the puzzle very sporadically at first and then I paint over the edges to make sure they are gotten too. Let the glue dry completely, then turn the puzzle over … You can see it underneath the puzzle board in this post. Backorders are shipping as quickly as product arrives from our suppliers. I was on planning on tackling the difficult task of just individually gluing each puzzle piece down onto a piece of cardboard, and then just simply framing it. (haha) I decided I couldn’t wait and would buy just one and give it a try. Thanks a ton for making the prospect so much easier. Just look at it! As long as the back of the puzzle is still the type material that the puzzle saver can stick to, I think it would work fine. It was truly one of the most fun puzzles I’ve ever done. Carefully slide one piece of cardboard underneath the finished puzzle. I also tried contact paper, cut it into two pieces for our 750 piece puzzle to give an overlap in the middle, and rolled with a rolling pin for 5 minutes. I found it here very recently and it does look like they still have them: http://www.cobblehillpuzzles.com/Nancy-Drew-p/51799.htm, Susan, this is a good thing to know. Pam, I just remembered, Barnes and Noble carries Ravensburger, too. It’s so easy! Sorry to go on and on, but I wanted to let you know there are real folks out here waving hello and thanking you for your fun sharings. Email inquiries will be responded to within 24 hours. Don't subscribe I wonder if Marilyn ever put it together? Your puzzle will deteriorate and become discolored over time if there is any acid in your adhesive. Your process should look like this: "Start by building the puzzle the same way you usually would," with the pieces face up, Hochhauser notes. Ned Snellgrove was a real lady-killer: he was convicted of ruthlessly murdering Carmen Rodriguez and Karen Osmun. I love your Nancy Drew puzzle! Never miss a Between Naps on the Porch post! Was curious as to how easy this would work for one. Bottles of puzzle glue will often come with a plastic applicator. info is great. The best way to do this is with two large pieces of cardboard or thin boards. Tape the edges of the two boards together in a few places, then holding the two pieces of board together, turn it over. That gives the adhesive sheets time to do their magic and create a strong bond. I thought it would be a terrific project to keep us busy this winter during the pandemic. My childhood on Friday or was it Saturday nights. You can use a piece of 1/8- or 1/4-inch plywood or a sheet of foam board. 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