Introduction: Colorful Scratch-It Map
You can use this DIY for any picture that you want.
- Dish soap
- Rice, Salt, Plastic wrap, and/or Oil ( Optional )
Step 1: Print/Trace Your Picture
First, Print or Trace your picture on to a piece of paper. I also traced my picture with a black marker to outline it more.
Step 2: Paint/Color
Second, you want to color/paint your piece of paper. You can use different techniques for watercolors. I used rice and salt for my painting. After you paint it let it dry ( I left it in overnight ).
Step 3: Tape
Third, put tape over the part that will have the scratch-it on. I used scotch tape, but I recommend clear boxing tape.
Step 4: Mix the Ingredients
Next, Mix together your Dish soap and paint. The ratio is 2-1. I did 2 tablespoons of paint and 1 Tablespoon of Dish soap.
Step 5: Apply the Mixture
After that, you apply the mixture onto the spot of your paper where your want your scratch-it part to go. Then let it dry overnight.
Step 6: Trace Over Your Picture
Next, trace where your photo used to be with a marker.
Step 7: Decorate
Finally, Decorate and add the final details to make your scratch-it what you like.
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