We also looked through Mickey Lawler's book
Then we played with Setacolor Paints, using some of the methods we had read about. Here's Ruth.
I wanted to try out the scrunching method. This is what it looked like last night. It took all night and most of today to air dry.
When dry, I stretched it out.
Then I took it to the ironing board and pressed it well (the fabric paint needs to be heat-set anyway). I'm pretty happy with the results and will try this again.
Yes, I'm still working on the wreath wall hanging. I am currently trimming and sewing the new squares back together. It will be ready for viewing SOON. Here's a close-up of one of the squares under the twister tool.