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Re: keeping acrylic paint


From: Patty Phillips (plphillips_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Apr 27 2002 - 09:55:40 PDT

I buy styrofoam trays, 200 for about $15. We mist them with water and cover
them with plastic wrap at the end of class. They work pretty well, though
aren't very environmentally friendly.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Caryl Dahn" <>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <>
Sent: Friday, April 26, 2002 1:20 PM
Subject: keeping acrylic paint

> Does anyone have a good idea for keeping acrylic paint from one day
> to the next for a painting class? I tried the plastic paint palettes
> with lids. They are not working very well for us. Tend to dry out.
> I have some larger covered palettes but they are expensive. Is there
> a creative alternative that is not expensive. I am anxious to hear
> of any ideas.
> --
> Caryl Dahn
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