Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.
Step 1
Project Note: Use disposable gloves to protect your hands from the messiness of this project.
 
Cover a level working surface with a disposable tablecloth and set a canvas in the center.
Step 2
Sharpen one end of a dowel and set aside. 
Step 3
Pour about a ¼ cup of pouring medium to one disposable cup. Place a small dab of Titanium White paint to the end of a jumbo craft stick and mix well into the pouring medium. 
Step 4
Prime your canvas. To do this, pour some of the paint mixture from the cup onto the canvas and spread it out with the side of a craft stick.
 
TIP: Priming your canvas helps the paint move across the canvas when pouring.
Step 5
Divide the remaining pouring medium across three more disposable cups, and add more to the Titanium White cup mixture, if more is needed. 
Step 6
Add a small dab of each paint color onto a jumbo craft stick and mix in the individual cups of pouring medium (one color per cup). Mix paint well into the pouring medium. Again, add a more of the Titanium White, if needed. 
Step 7
Now, layer all of the paint mixtures into one cup, a little color at a time, in varying orders and quantities, until all paint mixtures are in the one cup. 
Step 8
While holding the cup above the center of the canvas, move your hand in a circular motion and allow the paint to pour onto the canvas.

TIP: The circular motion creates the swirl effect within the paint on the canvas.
Step 9
Once all of the paint is poured from the cup, carefully and slowly, move the paint across the canvas by lifting and tilting the canvas by its corners and/or sides to stretch the rings of paint. Let dry completely. 
Step 10
Lift from the disposable tablecloth and cut away the excess paint around the sides. 
 
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  • Disposable Table Cloth
  • Pencil Sharpener
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