Try running 90 lb watercolor paper through your school copy
machine. We cut various kinds of stock to 11x17 (ledger size)
and copied student drawings onto them for lots of projects.
That way students can do two drawings and turn them into
lots of paintings. This also take the fear out of goofing up
because they can always have another one to paint on.
Woody in KC
"Deb M." wrote:
> I'm the person who asked how to calibrate the techtronic printer to my
> monitors and all the replies I got were "get rid of the printer". It really
> is a piece of junk. Can someone recommend a good printer, one with good
> color quality that can ALSO run heavier weight paper like watercolor paper
> thru it? I have HS photo students doing art prints in Photoshop and all
> they can print on is regular computer paper. I seem to just acquire all the
> hand-me-down junk from other departments, so I'm actually going to try to
> plan a fundraiser so I can get a decent printer. Thanks for any advice!