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Re: Before...fire/Elsa/Epson printer
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: Before...fire/Elsa/Epson printer
- From: Micki Nellis <micki@BUFFALO-CREEK-PRESS.COM>
- Date: Mon, 19 May 1997 22:01:31 -0500
- Message-Id: <199705200303.UAA19980@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
I too would like to know exactly how to print on fabric backed by freezer
paper. I am a publisher who also loves fabric arts.
At 07:01 PM 5/17/97 +0100, you wrote:
>I was very interested to read of your experiments re:
>printing various fabrics/textures with assorted printers.
>My question is this:
>When using fabric adhered to freezer paper in your
>Epson.......do you use natural or synthetic fabrics?
>Also, how do you set the color so it does not bleed?
>Next, how do you remove the freezer paper? Does
>it adhere very firmly?
>If you have time, I would really appreciate more explicit
>instructions. I have heard of this technique and have
>been tempted to try it as my color Epson is two years old
>and doesn't need to be treated like a precious baby
>any longer and I'm ready to experiment a little more.
>However, if there is really no way to set the inks so they
>do not bleed profusely or disappear (which I have heard
>tends to happen), then I might be very unhappy with
>Bobbi in New Mexico
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