My sewing instructor is really good at creating distractions I cannot resist. Each week there is a new fun project that we can make in class, and I hardly ever seem to finish any of them. However, a few weeks ago we marble printed silk scarves in class. Needless to say I didn't get any sewing done in that session because I made a couple of these instead:
This was so, so easy and it produces really fantastic results. Word of warning: this can be an extremely messy process so if you are at home do this in your garage or basement or somewhere that can take a few paint drips. If you are interested in trying to marble print fabric there is an excellent explanation of the method we used at About.com called "Marbling - How to Marble Fabric". You can also watch the following video from the Brit magazine Quick & Crafty! that demonstrates the process on a smaller scale with paper:
Hope your weekend is going well and are full of crafting. Just a reminder, the June giveaway from Teecycle.org ends in a week so get your entries in now!