Cigarband BowlReverse Decoupage DishPotichomanie or Reverse Découpage, was a popular craft brought from Europe in the mid-nineteenth century. It was an inexpensive alternative to china painting. This craft has become popular recently. There are many commercial products such as adhesives and enamels that are made especially for adhering to glass.


This activity helps us to understand the methods, techniques, and skills used in the craft.


The  bowl to the left is in the exhibit.  The fish dish on the right (click to enlarge) is featured in the activity. Click the link below to read or print out the pdf.

Potichomanie Activity1.52 MB