Suminagashi (墨 流 し) or Floating Art is an ancient Japanese technique of painting on a special solution then transferring the design on paper. This form of art started over 2,000 years ago and continues to be a well-known practice in Japan today. Suminagashi which literally means “ink-floating” on water involves transforming the paint into a vibrant and colorful masterpiece. With this Floating Art Kit, everyone can become a creative artist. Both parent and child regardless of age and level of creativity, can create unique designs and patterns. Start with few drops of paint, swirl them playfully on the floating solution and once ready transfer the final design on a piece of paper, fabric, wood, almost anything. We guarantee that this is not just a creative outlet but a great bonding experience for you and your family. Let your child’s creative journey begin with you.