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Watercolor MonoprintingItem# 31591
Create a beautiful watercolor monoprint in just three easy steps.
If you enjoyed this project by Brigid O'Conner and want to learn even more watercolor styles & techniques then be sure to check out her book, Watercolor Essentials, available in for purchase in our online bookstore.
Step 1 Apply color to a nonabsorbent surface such as Plexiglas or a tabletop.
Step 2 Place the paper on top of the color, then use your hands or a brayer to flatten the paper onto the surface.
Step 3 Lift the paper to see the design.
Cold-pressed Paper, 140-lb. (300gsm)
Paintbrush – No. 20 Sable/Synthetic Blend Round
Pigments – Color(s) of Choice
Acrylic Sheet (Plexiglas)
For a little more control over the color, reduce the slickness of the Plexiglas surface by cleaning it with an abrasive cleanser first. Rinse and dry the surface, then apply color.Craft Time: 30 minutes