I knew an art teacher who bought shower curtain liners and used them. She clipped them to her tables. They are easily hosed off in the school parking lot at the end of the day.
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> Subject: [teacherartexchange] table covering for claywork
> Date: Tue, 13 May 2008 23:17:24 -0400
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> I'm looking for ideas on how to cover Formica tables when working with
> clay. In the past I've used plywood boards covered with burlap, which
> has kept the tables fairly clean, but recently our school had its air
> quality tested, and the report came back showing the mold level
> slightly above acceptable levels in the area where I store the boards.
> A number of my students have asthma and I want to look at an
> alternative table covering that is green in concept but easy to
> Anyone have any thoughts?
> Thanks in advance,
> Cyndi in Wheaton
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