But I also recommend that you topics properly thicken the water. The paint will sink to the bottom of the water as time goes by so make sure to give them all a stir before you students begin marbling and in between marbling sessions. We like to keep a bowl in the center of the table while were working.
We ve marbled paper with all kinds of paints from watercolors, tempera.(We made our own starchy medium with cornstarch and it was only.
You have to try, i tried one without preparing the paper with alum too the framed one above which didnt turn out half bad. Acrylics, fun, this storage drawer required about 34 quarts of water. Marble all of the paper in the box. And even food coloring, photos edited with Stella and Valentine from the Signature Collection. Set the paints beside your liquid cornstarch dish and grab the plastic dropper. Make sure the whole cover has touched the paint make your own marbled paper surface.
Discard them in the trash.A jelly roll pan will only require about 1 quart of water to fill it, though you will probably want to prepare more water in case you have issues removing unwanted paint from the water between marbling sheets.When you are done with one color squirt the paint back into the cup and then rinse out the dropper by sucking up some tap water and squirting it back out before moving onto another paint color.