Water Marbling step by step instruction

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Duck: comes from by roman_hegglin (Thingiverse) Water Marbling idea is from Layla Smid


Water marbling is applying a thin coat of paint on your printing lets you create a marbled look.

Materials and methods

What do you need to start water marbling?
● Prints you want to post process.
● A large bucket or box where you can put water in.
● Spray paint, choose any color you like.
● Latex gloves and safety mask.
● Pencil, skewer or other small object to marble the paint.
● A place to dry your prints
● Optional : clear varnish, primer and sanding paper.



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