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FYI....I have discovered that when traveling, if you do not want to drag a palette along with you, Yupo paper works fabulously. I have been using the same sheet in FL for 2 months and it is as strong as when I first started. Well, it is made of plastic. Also it has never curled at the edges.
Hello--I have been working with CWM for about a year. Some of my painting are OK, while others have developed a bloom. Quite hazy in sections. Any ideas to avoid this in the future or remove from present paintings? I greatly appreciate the help!Continue
Does anyone know the percentage of solvent added to beeswax in Gamblin's Cold wax product? Ive seen some home-made cold wax recipes that contain what seems to me like a high amount of solvent. Just wondering about the commercial stuff. I'm hoping…Continue
I have recently been experimenting with doing oil and cold wax on arches oil paper and would like to mount them to a cradle board. Does anyone have any recommendations as to the type of glue and if I need to gesso or seal the board first? Continue
Hello everyone--this is my yearly plea for donations to pay Ning for hosting this site. This fee is currently $49/month --which comes entirely out of my pocket unless offset by donations.The cost has gone up recently as we have added more members…Continue
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