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Re: Elissa and her yarn art fantastic idea


From: Kathleen Shilson (kshilson_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Apr 07 2002 - 13:02:55 PDT

> Thanks Elissa great idea!!- Its Sunday and I have made a mockup (a
> design to show the students how its done) of the yarn art. I purchased the
> wax rings at a local hardware for $.99 cents each and I melted the rings
> a pan on our stove. I used a throw away brush to brush on the wax on the
> cardboard- (I used cardboard- cheaper this way) and put the yarn on the
> cardboard. Question to you? When finished is there a fixative to be
> on so the yarn won't fall off? I noticed in some areas the yarn sometimes
> pops up. I plan on hanging the students finished pieces in our hallways in
> the school.
> Wayne S