Ombre -- a dyeing technique that creates soft color gradations -- brings its stylish haze to the home.
Source: Martha Stewart Living, May 2008
This technique is used to make the Hurricane Cover and Hanging Lantern projects.
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Nontoxic watercolors in tubes
Fine-spray cosmetic bottle
Plastic drop cloths
Protective face mask
Lantern or paper
Mix a 1/2-ounce tube of watercolor and 1 cup of water in a bowl, stirring thoroughly. (Use less water for thin paper.) Pour the solution into a spray bottle. Cover work surface and floor with drop cloths; wear a mask.