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Re: Crayon Resist


From: The Austin's (whest177_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 05:36:07 PDT

Could it be that having a black background dulled the colors? And if the
students didn't press hard with their crayons then the paint will cover up
their coloring. What colors did the students color with? Those are my 1st
thoughts, off the top of my head.

> Does anyone have experience with crayon resist? My 2nd graders did lovely
> fall themed crayon pictures today and painted them with thinned black
> tempera. The results were kind of yukky-looking. What did I do wrong? I
> have 3 more days in the rotation to get this right!
> Jill in Colorado