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Vintage Mushroom Prints

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You can use mushrooms for more then just eating. They also make the most amazing prints, very vintage and cool looking.

You need:
a few pages from an old book
10-12 fresh mushrooms, important that they are fresh

For awesome recipes using mushrooms, see this issue of Sweet Paul Magazine online:

1.Remove the stems and place them on the book pages and cover with a large bowl. 2.Let stand for at least 1 hour. 3.Lift the bowls and spray the paper with hairspray. 4.You will need to do 3 coatings. 5.What happened is that the spores of the mushrooms fell onto the paper and made the most wonderful print. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25.

Photography by Ellen Silverman