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RE: another sort of paint plea

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MaryAnn Kohl (maryann)
Fri, 8 Oct 1999 10:06:34 -0700

I also add liquid starch to old paint to "stretch" it and smooth it.
Sometimes adding some liquid soap helps it too...even on top of the
starch, the soap can make it smooth out. I jsut use Dawn or Joy or

Well, off to the Washington State Art Teachers my local
home town...lucky me!! I hope I will glean some new ideas to share.


>You probably won't do yourself (or the paint) any favors by mixing them.
>The less desirable will probably contaminate the better quality paint. My
>suggestion would be to add a bit of school glue to the bad quality paint to
>give it some viscosity and use it up as soon as possible. Good luck! Judy