DIY Marbled Paper

Marbled paper has been everywhere lately. From wedding decor to home accents, this trendy and stylish look is one that’s not going away anytime soon. If you’re looking for a fun project you can occupy the kids with that will double as decor or gifts, look no farther. Marbling paper is a fun way to recreate this trendy look at home.

how to marble paper : DIY with LeroyLime

To help you get started, FTD walks you through how to marble paper in 7 super simple steps. An added bonus? You probably already have most of the materials at home. This is a fun craft to get creative with. You can transform simple white piece of cardstock into a work of art by exploring different color schemes and trying new patterns.

So what are you waiting for? Let the marbling begin!

how to marble paper materials : LeroyLime

Materials: Baking sheet Shaving cream (must be foam not gel) Watercolors and acrylic paint Cardstock Paintbrush Dropper Scraper (paint scraper, ruler or any flat edge) Step 1: Fill the baking sheet with shaving cream.

how to marble paper step 1 : DIY with LeroyLime
 Step 2: Smooth out the surface of the shaving cream.

how to marble paper step 2 : DIY with LeroyLime
 Step 3: Add in two to three colors with a dropper.

how to marble paper step 3 : DIY with LeroyLime
 Step 4: Swirl the colors in a figure 8 pattern.

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 Step 5: Lightly press the cardstock into the shaving cream.

how to marble paper step 5 : DIY with LeroyLime
 Step 6: Remove and scrape off the extra shaving cream.

how to marble paper step 6 : DIY with LeroyLime
Step 7: Let dry and put on display!

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