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Re: gluing Japanese paper



>I am currently adhering thin Japanese paper to cardboard using a 50/50 PVA-
>wheat paste mixture. However, at times, there will appear a dark mark leftover
>from the glue.  Am I applying too much glue?  Should I use less PVA?  Any
>insights on this would be greatly appreciated.  I'm making decorative one-of-
>a-kind books.  Thanks!  Marcia.  buch@uhavax.hartford.edu
Dear Marcia
Have you tried using a thick methyl cellulose. I use that all the time to
adhere Japanese paper to foam core. Best of luck-Emily


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