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Re: fixative for watercolor pencils?


From: Melissa Enderle (melissa_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Oct 05 2004 - 12:07:29 PDT

A big color pencil artist, I never use fixative on my drawings. I find that
color pencils donıt smear much and the risk of color change from spraying
outweighs any risks.


On 10/5/04 7:43 PM, "Hillmer, Jan" <> wrote:

> Hi again,
> Right now Iım finishing up a still life project with my 3rd grade students.
> We used watercolor pencils. Should I spray the completed works with some
> type of fixative?
> Jan
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