Marbled Paper

This fun and easy craft is a great way to use up extra paint, while making beautiful paper for use in scrapbooks or cards!

  1. Ages: 3 - 8

  2. <30 minutes

  3. Super messy

Step-by-step tutorial

  • Step 1

    Gather your materials.

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  • Step 2

    Fill your pan with shaving cream & smooth out.

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  • Step 3

    Pour on your paint.

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  • Step 4

    For a marbled look, swirl the paint in the shaving cream with a chopstick or skewer!

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  • Step 5

    Lay your paper on top of your pattern and press all the sides gently. Trim your paper to fit your pan if necessary!

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  • Step 6

    Lift up your paper.

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  • Step 7

    Scrape off the excess foam to reveal your art!

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  • Done!

    Repeat steps 4-6 to make more marbled paper creations! Cut your finished paper into shapes to decorate a card or just frame them like a piece of art!

    Photo reference of how to complete step 8

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