Dip string in paint

Lay string on paper

Fold paper and pull out string

string painting

What you need:

Several 18 inch pieces of yarn or light weight rope
Tempera paint

Dip pieces of yarn into the paint. Hold at one end of string, which will remain clean. Lay the string on the paper. Loop the string around holding onto the clean end. Fold the paper in half and pull out the string to make a neat design. Try using more than one string with different colors.