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Re: liquid starch

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The Whites (bolide)
Mon, 13 Sep 1999 19:14:36 -0500

-----Original Message-----
From: The Whites <bolide>
To: Linda O'Mara <slossj>;
Date: Monday, September 13, 1999 7:01 AM
Subject: liquid starch

>While liquid starch works for finger paint, collage and even paper mache
>marbling I don't use it because over time it is heat sensitive and breaks
>down. I know it is more work, but I cook up batches of the powder starch
>thick or medium consistency (directions on box) at home when I have a
>project. It makes really beautiful finger paint and can be stored in the
>fridge for a week or so and is far less expensive. Good Luck, Linda White
>in Norman, OK
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Linda O'Mara <slossj>
>To: <>
>Date: Sunday, September 12, 1999 7:25 PM
>Subject: Re: Short Question..update
>> Firstly, thanks to the many persons who have responded to my question
>>regarding where to purchase liquid starch. I guess I would also like you
>>know that before I even asked you the question I checked my local
>>supermarkets/grocery store and a "seems to have everything hardware"
>>as well. Upon receiving some responses I was also able to check our
>> As yet I haven't found it, but I also haven't found the time to locate
>>closest Wal-mart, which was suggested by a number of responders. I do
>>a Nasco catalog, but when I originally looked at it I was just looking for
>>starch, liquid or liquid starch. Since then I was given a name brand and
>>will take a return look, but I'd much rather walk in and buy it somewhere,
>>then have it sent....all this just to say, thanks for the responses thus
>>and when I follow-up on some pieces I'll let you know that I did or didn't
>>make the purchase.
>> Linda
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