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Re: painting on metal


From: Susan Bennett (sbennett_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Aug 15 2002 - 22:10:33 PDT

I have painted some metals with acrylic and house paint. Ithen coat with an
acrylic of somesort.
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Subject: painting on metal

> Hi! My principal has asked if my 5th grade art club would paint some
> garbage cans for a local park. I said yes because my club loves doing
> public service projects. However, I'm not sure how to paint the cans so
> they will last in the outdoor elements of southwestern Pennsylvania. Any
> tips?
> Thanks, Leah
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