DIY Marbling at Home

With DIY craft kit delivered to you

Learn the art of marbling in your own backyard, balcony or kitchen with this online class!


Isabelle McGowan
Sydney Community College

Sydney Community College

4.8 (87)
5k+

3 hours Class size 1 to 20     label $180 - $320 ($180 for Class only, no box, $320 for Class and box)

How it works
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Book or Request your preferred time
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We'll send a ClassBento Box to you (a craft kit with what you'll need). Shipping is free, and it should arrive within 3-5 business days. We ship nationwide.
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Enjoy the online class - after booking, you'll get a link to join the interactive class.

Looking for unique things to do at home? Get creative with colours in your very own backyard with this unique online class and learn the art of marbling!

You don't need a back garden, a balcony or kitchen top will do. For this virtual workshop, you'll have everything you need conveniently sent to your front door.

This workshop will be delivered through video, instruction sheet and live zoom class.

The video will demonstrate making your size and making your own marbling combs. At the live workshop, we'll demonstrate paint mixing, troubleshooting and a step-by-step guide to 10 marbled patterns.

Traditional Marbling will be taught, beginning with making your own size. Learn to mix up paints and your teacher, Isabelle, will demonstrate step-by-step, 10 different marbling patterns for you to easily try.

Please note:

  • Spaces are limited for this workshop. The closing date for booking for those requiring materials delivery is Monday 4th October.
  • Please ensure that all tools and materials are on hand within easy reach during the workshop.
  • No refunds for online workshops once materials have been sent out.



Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly. This workshop is for anyone with an interest to get started in marbling.
 
What you'll get in your craft kit
  • Carrageenan Powder 50g
  • Alum 20g
  • Marbling tray
  • 50 sheets of paper
  • Skewers
  • Book board
  • Jumbo Sponge
  • Dowel
  • Standard gouache 18 Set
  • Jars for paints 12 set 100ml each jar
  • 12 x glass droppers
  • Small brushes pack of 12
  • Bristle bunches set of 4
  • A pail with a lid that holds at least 9L of water
  • Small pail with lid about 1L
What you'll need
  • Handheld blender stick (Kmart have them for $10)
  • Pegs
  • Plastic table covering
  • Table to work on
  • Hanging line of some sort
  • Towels
  • Pegs
  • Newspaper strips
  • Towels
Suitable for

This Box and Live class is great for individuals and couples as well as for virtual team building activities at home.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or Xmas gift.

Your teacher
Isabelle McGowan

Isabelle McGowan


The Owl & Lion Bindery is owned by Florence-trained bookbinder Isabelle Ting McGowan.

It was the first bookbinding establishment to open in the city of Edinburgh for decades, now based in Sydney.

Providing bespoke fine binding services, Isabelle also offers the largest program of bookbinding classes for all levels, as well as producing her own innovative range of hand-bound books.




Your host
Sydney Community College
Sydney Community College

4.8 (87)
5k+

Sydney Community College is a social enterprise with a mission to offer innovative continuing adult education programmes that support individual efforts and facilitate sustainable social change.

Our mission is to enrich lives, to strengthen adult individuals and to build communities through innovative high quality continuing education and training.

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