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RE: paint STAINS tempra or acrylic


From: Judi Morgan (judi.morgan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Oct 28 2003 - 08:10:09 PST

The product Kiss Off is great! I have students use that immediately
then instruct them to immediately put some Shout (or whatever they use
at home) on the area when they get home. Most stains have come out.

-----Original Message-----
From: Betty Bowen []
Sent: Tuesday, October 28, 2003 6:22 AM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: Re: paint STAINS tempra or acrylic

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
> 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
> But when I am home I put lots of cheap hand lotion on both sides of
> paint/stain then sprinkle on Cheer ( your favorite laundry soap) on
top and
> wash. I have had a 98percent success.
> Sara
> ---