VIDEO: How to Create Marble Patterned Paper with Ink and Water

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In today’s video clip, watercolor painter Cheng-Khee Chee is demonstrating a rather fascinating technique for creating a marble texture, or pattern, with ink and water.

As you’ll see, the trick is to add, and then sort of “stir” the ink gently into the basin of water, in order to create swirls and other patterns on the surface. Then it’s a simple matter to transfer the pattern to the paper. Take a look:

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