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Painting on Fabric with Acrylic Paint - mix 2 parts paint to 1 part medium.  Iron back of fabric to set the paint.  Now it is washable.

Painting on Fabric with Acrylic Paint - mix 2 parts paint to 1 part medium. Iron back of fabric to set the paint. Now it is washable.

Stamping on fabric with with washable ink.  This blog has lots of ideas and projects.

Stamping on fabric with with washable ink. This blog has lots of ideas and projects.

stamp muslin making it into "ribbon" http://americancrafts.typepad.com/studio/2011/04/stamping-tutorial-with-michelle.html

stamp muslin making it into "ribbon" http://americancrafts.typepad.com/studio/2011/04/stamping-tutorial-with-michelle.html

10 Paint Secrets: tips & tricks you never knew about paint (like how to make your own fabric paint). These are great!

10 Paint Secrets: tips & tricks you never knew about paint (like how to make your own fabric paint). These are great!

Cut felt to fit the bottom of a plastic lid or plate, pour paint (add a pinch of salt), put felt on top.  Choose your own paint, rinse the felt and reuse.  Easier for kids than those tiny stamp pads.

Re-Usable Stamp Pad

Cut felt to fit the bottom of a plastic lid or plate, pour paint (add a pinch of salt), put felt on top. Choose your own paint, rinse the felt and reuse. Easier for kids than those tiny stamp pads.

Knop Rubberstempel

Knop Rubberstempel

This wonderful button stamp is mounted on a hardwood peg that is 3 long. The stamped image is approximately inch wide.

Pinner says:  Draw on the fabric with a wax resistant crayon and then dye it. I am already a huge lover of dyeing things with RIT but this idea is just brilliant. YAY

Pinner says: Draw on the fabric with a wax resistant crayon and then dye it. I am already a huge lover of dyeing things with RIT but this idea is just brilliant. YAY

Naptime Color: Colorful Home Projects in 45, 90, or 180 Minutes

Naptime Color: Colorful Home Projects in 45, 90, or 180 Minutes

how to print DIY patterned fabric - (kinda like I learned in a college textile class, but with a stencil, not a self-carved stamp, much easier for a one time design)

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