I used real fern leaves for printing this tea towel. Just brush the fabric paint on the leaf and press it firmly against the fabric. When you're finished and the paint has dried completely, iron the fabric to make the prints waterproof. I've purchased the wooden brushes recently and like them so much more than all the plastic ones.
Great textures with DIY texture tools! Perfect for Art Journaling! With the dizzying array of stencil designs, stamps, embossing folders and other fun texture tools in the marketplace it's easy to lose sight of some of the most exciting ways to create wonderful texture in your prints — using common household items and found materials!
Bubble Printing: 1/2 cup of water, 2 Tablespoons of paint, and a few squirts of dish soap in each container. Blow with a straw into the cup to make lots of bubbles pile up on top of the cup - then press paper to the bubbles so they pop and leave bubble prints!