DIY Block Printing In 4 So-Simple Steps

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We're in awe of John Robshaw's hand-dyed textiles and couldn't wait to try our hand at block printing — sans the hefty price tag. In this easy DIY video, we teach you how to carve your own stamp, blend fabric ink, and print your own fabric. While this just screams stocking stuffer, if you have all your last-minute gifts crossed off your list (brava!) impress your guests & use them punctuate your own dinner table!
Steps to Your Own Robshaw:
1) Draw it
2) Carve it
3) Ink it
4) Print it!

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