simple seashell printing project

DIY crafts: seashell prints

Let’s try to make prints in the form of seashells on textile.

You can paint with acrylic paints or special fabric paints.

Decorating can be: pillowcases, bed sheets, shirts, tea towels, tablecloths, and many other textile surfaces.

You will need:
– The fabric on which you want to put the print
–  fabric paints
– The brush or sponge
– seashells, starfish

Instructions:

1. Apply the fabric paint on the seashells and starfish with a brush or sponge. Choose the color that suits the color of your chosen fabric. You can experiment with colors and color combinations.

2. While the paint is not dried, put a fabric on top of the seashell and press it for a couple of seconds.
First, try several times, until you learn the technique and you do not get a nice picture. Only after that do the same on a beautiful fabric.

 

3. Repeat Step 2 with all forms of seashells and colors until you get the result that you will enjoy.

 

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