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10/29/12Trend Alert: Marbleized

I remember marbleizing paper as a child in art class–back when they taught art in schools :(. It was like magic to me, swirling around the colors in a big vat and having the patterns stick the paper. In fact, the memory of it makes me want to marbleize some more. I came across these things that reminded me of marbleizing and, well, maybe it’s nostalgia, but I’d qualify these things as being ’80’s in a good way, yes?

Painting from House of Honey
Dress by Roberto Cavalli
Marbleized bedding photo by Tim Street Porter Photography via the Zhush
Marbleized outfit by outfit by Stella McCartney
Marblized paper from Nomadic Press

Justina Blakeney Justina Blakeney

Designer, artist, stylist & mama. Founder and CCO at The Jungalow. Crazy for color, pattern and plants!

3 responses to “Trend Alert: Marbleized”

  1. great inspiration, Justina. I remember making a brooch for my mum in school when I was little – it has the same effect and she still wears it:-)

  2. do they not teach art in school anymore??!!!??

  3. @Nicole Due to budget cuts public schools in the US mostly have no art classes :(

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