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Re: Batik recipe using aloe and toothpaste

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Rdunkelart_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Sun Mar 03 2002 - 18:46:05 PST


In a message dated 3/3/02 7:24:57 PM Central Standard Time, ms_wez@yahoo.com
writes:

<< aloe and toothpaste instead of
 wax for batik. >>

never heard of this but you can use just plain mud to block out fabric and
when dry
dip into the dye and the mud stays put till you scrape it off. Adinkra cloth
from
Africa - did this with my third graders several years ago and it was very
sucessful
Roberta

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