Leon Dafonte photographs a special liquid mixture consisting of milk, cream, water, guar gum and color dye. The liquid concoction forms a viscous substance (think glue) that is truly magical to photograph.
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fill a tray with water. blow, fan, stir, dab, and drag paint or colored ink across its surface. put a sheet of washi paper on top to stain it with the floating art.
though called “turkish” paper marbling by europeans, this design technique was developed in east asia, central asia, and the islamic world. it is an important part of turkic, tajik, indian, and other asian and middle eastern cultures.
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