Easy Rainbow Shoes




About: The name Cat’s Science Club comes from my daughter Aly, whom I call Aly Cat. She inspired me to take my love of science, and the fun I have with my students, to as many people as I can. Both my daughters hel...

Take a pair of white plain shoes and make them stand out with beautiful color!

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Step 1: Materials

Step 2: Color

Step 3: Rubbing Alcohol

Step 4: Dry

Step 5: Wear

Step 6: Recommendations

We recommend that gloves be used and to use an old table cloth. Ink stained hands and the table cloth.

Use wavy lines instead of the straight across like we did. The colors will blend better.

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    Question 1 year ago

    What is the point of the rubbing alcohol? I'm unclear...is it to set it, or blend colors or clean up?

    Searched online; looks like it is to blend...several do "tie-dying" w/ sharpies & rubbing alcohol.

    1 answer

    Answer 1 year ago

    I think the rubbing alcohol is meant to blend the colors so the colors will have a more "natural" look to it than just colored stripes. I hope this helped!