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Make your own spin art machine!
It's easy to make your own spin art machine and create colorful art for your walls or for postcards.

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  • How to create a piece of abstract or patterned art. Spin Art Machine Diy! - Step 2
    Step 1

    Small fan
    *You can pick up a new one for $15!
    Styrofoam plate
    Masking tape
    Americana Acrylic Paints
    E-6000 Spray Adhesive
    Cardboard
    Colorful card stock

  • Step 2

    Watch the short video tutorial here:

  • How to create a piece of abstract or patterned art. Spin Art Machine Diy! - Step 3
    Step 3

    1. Remove the protective screen from the fan and swivel it upright
    2. Tape a strip of 3" wide cardboard around the fan
    *Extend it above the edge to protect from splatters
    3. Tape a Styrofoam plate on top of the fan blades using very sticky tape
    4. Tape paper on top of the plate making sure it doesn't touch the sides
    5. Select your color palate
    6. Water down the acrylics, turn on the fan and start painting
    7. Cut out the spin art circles when they are dry
    8. Glue them to card stock with spray adhesive to make beautiful postcards and art

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xXJULESXx · Manchester, England, GB · 2 projects
Wow love this look!! fabulous!Love
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