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Lesson Plans

Re: plaster sculpture

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ricki fromkin (fromkinr)
Sun, 23 May 1999 05:27:08 -0400

pmcnally wrote:
> My middle school students are working on small plaster sculptures. I was
> wondering if anyone had good ideas about what kind of finish to use on
> these to reduce the chalky feeling, and to help keep them from collecting
> dirt and dust. I would like to keep them white or monochromatic. Thanks
> Paula

How about mod podge or for more of a mat finish gesso. I've never tried
either one but I couldn't think of any reasons why they wouldn't work.