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Re: paint STAINS tempra or acrylic

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From: Betty Bowen (bbowen_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Oct 28 2003 - 06:22:20 PST


I keep a couple of roll-up tubes of Kiss Off stain remover and they help a lot.
It also works gently on kids who draw tattoos on themselves with sharpie, which
is against school policy.

Sara wrote:

> Have you found a way to get these stains out of kids
> clothes? These paints seem like acrylics!
>
> I have found that it is better not to try to clean the paint off at school
> but to send pre printed note home with the student that says:
>
> I have found that it is better not to try to clean the paint off at school.
> But when I am home I put lots of cheap hand lotion on both sides of the
> paint/stain then sprinkle on Cheer ( your favorite laundry soap) on top and
> wash. I have had a 98percent success.
>
> Sara
>
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