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Re: smelly paint

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Olejarz2_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Tue Oct 24 2000 - 16:37:37 PDT


Hi,

When I was a student teacher my cooperating teacher had some old smelly
paint. He "fixed" it by pouring smelly aftershave cologne into the container
and shaking.

Harold

In a message dated 10/24/00 12:19:04 PM, jdnag@elknet.net writes:

<< > I am a new art teacher who has inherited lots of supplies, including

gallons

> of opened liquid tempera that absolutely reek. It is truly a horrible

smell.

> Can anyone tell me what would cause this and if it can be fixed so the

paint

> can be used? Warm colors seem to be the worst. They are Dick Blick premium

> and student grade temperas. thanks. >>