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Re: rancid tempera ! Help!!

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KJODesign_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Thu Oct 21 2004 - 12:08:20 PDT


In a message dated 10/21/2004 1:20:54 PM Central Daylight Time,
fieldsl@guilford.k12.nc.us writes:

> oil of cloves sometimes helps.
>
> Subject: rancid tempera ! Help!!
> I've come across some tempera (left over from last year) that seems to have
> fermented and developed a horrid odor (rotting meat?)....pleh.

Be VERY scant with oil of cloves, just a drop or two. It will delay dry time
and if you use too much, it will stop drying completely.

K. Montoya

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