Watercolor+Masking Fluid Postcards

Time: 1 hour
Materials: watercolor postcards, masking fluid, eraser, watercolors, brush

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life
1. Using the masking fluid, paint on your desired design. Keep in mind that these areas will remain white.

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life
2. Wait about 10-15 minutes for the masking fluid to dry then apply the watercolors. You can paint right over the masking fluid.

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life
3. Once the watercolors dry, use your rubber cement eraser to lift the dried masking fluid.

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life

Masking Fluid + Watercolor Postcards | The Crafted Life

Marbled Paper

Time: 30 minutes
Materials: foam shaving cream, acrylic paint, toothpick, card stock paper

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life

Fill your pan half way with shaving cream and drop in a few drops of acrylic paint.

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life

Swirl your pattern with a toothpick. There is no real right way to do this, so have fun!

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted LifeDip your tags into the paint and cream mixture and let sit.

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life After a few minutes, scrap off the shaving scream with a piece of cardboard and let dry.

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life

DIY Marbled Paper | The Crafted Life