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Re: HELP!!



Find a similar paper and if possible the original not on colored stock and
photocopy that onto the similar paper.

Peter

At 09:45 AM 8/29/96 EDT, you wrote:
>  Here's a question for all you book artist/geniuses!
>  I want to make a candle holder (or I guess it would be called a paper
>  luminary) using the colored cover of one of my churches' bulletin... The
>  problem is that the black printing on the otherside shows through when I
>  hold it up to the light (Obviously it'll be worse when a candle is burning
>  inside of it). The bulletin is printed on typical xerox paper.
>
>   The question, other than using an eraser and just trying to rub off as
>   much of the ink as possible, is there a way to remove the printing on the
>   back without damaging the artwork on the other side??
>   I was wondering if there is some solvent (like acetone?) that could be carfu
>   lly applied, that would stain the other side....
>
>   Ps. Tonight is my first free night in which I could be "artsy" and
>   make this thing...So if y'all have any ideas I'd appreciate it if
>   you could post them before I leave work at 5pm E.S.T.
>
>   Thanks in advance!
>   Michael F. Copado
>
>

>>>>Drink and be merry, for our time is short and death lasts forever<<<<

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