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Re: [BKARTS] attaching muslin to vellum pages

I have heard of book artists using a coating of Dorland's Wax Medium to seal the acrylic and help prevent the acrylic from sticking to a surface in contact with it. > Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 10:57:11 -0700> From: leec@xxxxxxxxxxx> Subject: Re: [BKARTS] attaching muslin to vellum pages> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> > I agree with Jack - because there is another issue to worry about. > > I have seen books made of acrylic paintings on canvas where the pressure> of being closed caused the paintings to stick together. I have a> sneaking suspicion that the acrylic is going to stick to the vellum,> and/or develop shiny spots wherever they are under pressure.> > Good luck! > > > > Lee> > > > Chad,> > > > My first thoughts, upon reading your post were to suggest that you rend> the artist limb from limb, collect and burn the scattered bits-O-artist,> mull the ashes with the colors used on dart boards, blend with gesso> spread on muslin, paint in the dart board, mount it on a wall and play a> game of darts whenever things get a little dull and tedious.> > > > Paul's idea is better and will result in a check to cash at the end.> > > > Jack> > > > > > > > > ***********************************************> The Bonefolder, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2007 is Now Online at> <http://http://www.philobiblon.com/bonefolder>> > For all your subscription questions, go to the> Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.> See <http://www.philobiblon.com> for full information> ***********************************************
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