Re: [Marbling] Help?
> Hello Simon,[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> You certainly did cover almost all of the possible problems that I have also
> suffered over the past 20 years.
> I still think that Createx airbrush acrylics are the all around best. Methyl
> cell comes in 20 or so different types, so, you¹ll need to order it as
> specific for marbling from a marbling supply company.
> Soaps used to control surface tension should be as simple as
> possible....Shaklee¹s Basic H, I find to be the easiest to control.
> What water are you using? To avoid problems I suggest you use only distilled
> water and make certain that everything is the same temperature.
> Good Luck with your class. Be sure to investigate all of the possible supply
> sources that the class archives should have available, and, you might also try
> the American Indian custom of sage smoke all around your marbling room.
> regards, Gail M.