Rainbow Walkers
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Rainbow Walkers

You'll be walking on sunshine and an entire rainbow as a matter of fact when you transform a new or tired pair of sneakers into a colorful wardrobe addition. Tulip® Fabric Spray Paint makes it quick, easy and oh so fun!
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Tulip® Fabric Spray Paint Set, 7 Pack – Rainbow
  • Canvas Sneakers – White
  • Disposable Plastic Table Cover
  • Painter’s Tape

Project Instructions

Step 1 Cover work surface with disposable plastic table cover.

Step 2 Use painter’s tape to mask off white rubber sole and toe areas.

Step 3 Remove shoelaces. Pull out shoe tongue to expose. Place shoes on covered work surface.

Step 4 Spray Yellow in the center area of shoe going across tongue and reverse side.

Step 5 Spray Orange next to the Yellow moving toward the top of shoe. Follow with Red.

Step 6 Moving toward the heel of shoe, spray Green blending into the Yellow. Next add Blue on the heel blending into the Green. Let dry.

Step 7 Repeat for second shoe.

Step 8 Dampen shoelaces with water. Lay out across protected work surface.

Step 9 Spray laces with Yellow, Orange, Red, Yellow, Green and Blue. Let dry.

Step 10 Remove tape from soles of shoe.

Step 11 Re-thread shoelaces.


If more blending is desired with adjoining colors, use a damp flat bristle brush dipped in a little water and blend colors where they meet.