DIY with IDY: Marbled Paper

Easy, inexpensive and artful. Creating beautiful things for your big day doesn’t have to be time-consuming or expensive. Even if you have no artistic talent or advanced DIY skills, you can create beautiful designs on paper. All you need is a rectangle baking dish, card stock, shaving cream (white foam, not shaving gel), liquid food coloring, small spatula, bamboo skewers, a 12-inch ruler, and paper towel. Check out our video for easy, step-by-step instructions.

Here are a few things we learned: Card stock works better than printer paper. The color transfers to the paper instantly, so you do not have to leave the shaving cream and food coloring mixture on the paper before wiping it off.  And the more color, the better! You can also use more than one color to get a vibrant effect like this:

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