Originally Posted by JIMA
I have found that the Mod Podge comes in Gloss and Matte. The bottle I am using is the Matte. I wonder what the difference is?
The matte diffuses reflected light so that whatever the Mod Podge is covering does not appear shiney. The gloss reflects the light at the same angle as the incoming rays so the object the the Mod Podge is covering appears shiney.
As far as the difference in sealing and adhesive effectiveness is concerned, I don't know. The Sopwith Tabloid is my first experience with Mod Podge and I used glossy on it.