Here’re the trays of size with the marbling paints floating on the top. Quite a messy business!
The object is to float the paints and make a monoprint with fabric or paper pretreated with alum. The fabric is then rinsed and hung to dry.
Here are some of the results –
These two are of some test pieces we did. The second one was marbled twice.
This photo shows just a portion of a scarf.
They haven't been washed and ironed yet, so the jury is still out. I feel some have potential and others need to be over printed. Not sure how/if the colors will change after washing.