a plain cotton or linen tea-towel
Some ink 
A paint brush or little sponge
A potato
A knife
Old news paper (to cover the table)
An iron

Cut the potato.
You can iron your tea-towel beforehand but I prefer using the fold lines as guides to centre my design. Place it on a few pages of news-paper to protect your work surface.
DSC05004ffPaint the potato and print it on your tea-towel. DSC05012frepeat until you are satisfied with your design.
Leave to dry for an hour.
Iron to set the colour.
Wash before using the first time.

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