Craft Lab Project: Tie-Dye Tiles
Sharpie markers in as wide a variety of colors as you can afford
blank ceramic tiles
91% rubbing alcohol
small plastic containers for holding alcohol
(optional) clear spray paint
Today's class was guest taught by the multi-talented Karen Corbeil of the newly founded "The Bodgery." Thanks, Karen!
What we did:
1. Color a tile with Sharpies. Start with the lightest shade so you don't ruin all your yellow markers.
Some kids drew beautiful designs with the markers:
After they were dry, some went back to add more drawn elements:
Blowing the alcohol around produced interesting effects: