Graffiti is an oft discussed topic of debate in the modern world. While some consider graffiti a nuisance, others consider it street art. With that debate still raging, we suggest performing the Moss Graffiti experiment on a wall or piece of particle board that you have permission to use.
Once you've received that permission, you'll create a beautiful growing, Green work of art®

Go to step 4 for an all-in-one picture!

Step 1: Materials.

How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
  • Three handfuls of moss
  • Three cups of warm water
  • Blender
  • Two tablespoons of water-retention gel (Water Gel™ works great)
  • 1/2 cup of buttermilk
  • Paintbrush
  • Spray bottle
  • Step 2: Get started!

    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
  • Put three cups (700 ml) of warm water into a blender.
  • Put three handfuls of moss into the blender, crumbling the moss as it is added.
  • Add two tablespoons of water-retention gel to the blender.
  • Pour in 1/2 cup (120 ml) of buttermilk to the mixture.
  • Place the lid on the top of the blender and pulse the blender until the ingredients form a gel. This should take anywhere from two to five minutes.
  • Step 3:

    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    Now get creative!™ Use a paintbrush to paint the gel in the design you want… go crazy!

    Make sure to use a spray bottle to mist your artwork weekly. Soon you'll watch your art grow!

    Step 4: All in one!

    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    © 2012 athuljrm

    Step 5: How does it work?

    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    How to Make 'Moss Graffiti'
    Moss Graffiti™ is a completely natural and green way of creating artwork to be shared with the world. All of the ingredients are natural and harmless to the environment. These facts all make Moss Graffiti a brilliant alternative to sprays that contain chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), and a host of other chemicals and products that make Mother Nature unhappy. For the video explanation by "sick science", follow the link:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBsIljmgm7o

    Hope you enjoyed my Instructable!
    Happy moss painting everyone! :)

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