While walking my pupperoni one day, I came across this cute little leaf that was shaped like a perfect heart. I took it inside and thought of what I could do with it. I finally decided to try and use it as a “stamp”. This technique could be used for so many things! For example, it would look really cute on some linen napkins, a bag, or a light cotton scarf just to name a few! I was just practicing, so I used acrylic paint, but if you were doing something that would need to be washed, I’d suggest a fabric paint. Martha Stewart is what I usually use, as it goes on many different surfaces, fabric being one.
I brushed some paint on the back of the leaf (where all the veins are raised, so you get that beautiful texture when you stamp it). Then, I placed it down on the fabric and used the paint tube to roll it out flat, making sure to get all that paint on the fabric.
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