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Wax and candles

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Batik T-Shirts

Steps:9
Materials
  • Baseball template
  • Or layer cake templates, or line drawing on white paper with thick black marker
  • Packing tape or sheet laminate
  • 100%-cotton garment or tote bag purchased pretreated for dyeing or treated at home with soda ash
  • Batik wax
  • Microwavable mug, double boiler, or slow cooker designated for crafts only
  • Tjanting tool (batik pen)
  • Rags for cleanup
  • Powdered fabric dyes in various colors
  • Small bowls, jars, or disposable plastic cups for mixing dyes
  • Sponge brushes: one for each color dye
  • Newspaper
  • Natural-bristle paintbrush
  • Large bucket
  • Table salt
  • Household machine washer and dryer
  • Household detergent
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