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Re: [teacherartexchange] Oil pastel Brands


From: bkramer(POP) (bkramer_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Feb 20 2007 - 07:15:14 PST

I use clear paint spray matte. It's the only thing that works COMPLETELY for
me. Bunki

on 2/16/07 5:53 PM, at wrote:

> Do any of you have any suggestions about a fixative for oil pastels, or
> some way to keep them from getting all over the kids' books and clothes when
> they
> take them home? I teach elementary and I just did a lesson with oil pastels!
> I sprayed one batch with Krylon clear glaze, which seems to be working. I
> had ordered a coating medium from Sax, but decided that to have the kids paint
> it on and let it dry would use up too much of my class time. I haven't used
> oil pastels much but love the colors and got some nice results from my
> students.
> Carol Karn
> Clio, SC
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