Marble Effect Painting


Real marbling takes quite a bit of effort and requires oil paints, tray, water and mess! Here is an easier version for younger children which still produces a very pretty effect.

Marble effect painting

You will need:

A paper plate
A fork


Put a blob of paint in each colour that you want to use onto the plate.

Marble effect painting step 1

Use the fork to draw swirls.

Marble effect painting 2

Move the plate around a little so that the paint runs, if you like.

Marble effect painting step 3

When the paint has dried you can cut the edge off your paper plate if you want.

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