I use canvas, and what happens is that I have the kids tap the crumbs in the
bucket when they're finished, then fold the canvas and put it back into a
storage box( old copy paper box). I have never wiped or cleaned them, When
the kids get them out to work again, and dry crumbs just get tapped into the
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Sent: Monday, July 24, 2006 10:29 PM
Subject: Re: [teacherartexchange] Clay tips/Stacie
> In a message dated 7/24/2006 1:38:07 PM Eastern Daylight Time, marcia
> Here are some ideas for clay projects/management.
> This is what I do with the middle school
> level/elementary level, but I bet it would help with
> the high school level too.
> thanks for the great tips Marcia, especially the vinegar one. This just
> happened at the camp. Some kids broke pieces off of their greenware bird
> projects, and the teacher told them that nothing could be done. Good to
> know that
> there might be a solution after all! They use canvas at the camp, and it
> well. I was just wondering about washing it. Do you hose it down every
> often or do you actually wash it? I'm worried about ruining my washer at
> but I know how important it is to keep the room as dust free as possible.
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