For Collages I use acrylic medium and we are able to paint over them and it
works very nice. I sandwich the acrylic medium by laying down a layer and
then the paper and more meduim over that. Works great for me.
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> From: Nora Redfern <email@example.com>
> To: TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group
> Date: 12/3/2005 8:41:51 AM
> Subject: [teacherartexchange] another painting question
> I'm doing a sort of mixed media painting and need some advice on
> attaching things. I'm adding a recipe to the painting that I generated
> on the computer. I tried several different kinds of paper (regular,
> cardstock, tissue). Don't know what would be ideal and then how to
> attach? And then should I paint something over it like varnish or...?
> Also adding two photos of my parents that I scanned and copied onto
> photo paper. Again - how should I attach and should I seal over with
> I'm very new at all this and help is very appreciated!
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