Re: [Marbling] Re: Hello to the group plus dropper bottle source
Golden titanium white is more opaque than zinc white. Golden makes there
own surfactant called flow release that you may want to try.
>From: "Susa Glenn" <sglenn@...>________________________________________________________________________
>Subject: [Marbling] Re: Hello to the group plus dropper bottle source
>Date: Mon, 07 Aug 2000 14:56:55 -0000
>Hi, Iris, I had trouble with the yorker caps dribbling & not
>delivering the same size drop consistantly because air leaks into the
>bottle around the cap screw threads. These other caps are like eye
>medicine droppers - they give me more control. Maybe I just got hold
>of a defective batch of yorker caps - I got them from U.S.Plastics.
>Anyhow, I like these new ones better.
>And thank you for the tip on adding water. My difficulty is that I'm
>working on dark fabric and when I add water, I "water down" the
>opacity of the paint & then I've got another set of problems. I guess
>I need to find a happy medium where the paint doesn't crack but it is
>- In Marbling@egroups.com, irisnevins <irisnevins@c...> wrote:
> > Hi Susa......
> > When my acrylics do that, I water them down a bit. Distilled
> > is best. It slows down the tendency of acrylic base to
> > dries quickly on exposure to air, that's why it happens. The white
> > have extra acyrlic base in it for whatever the reason the
> > have.
> > Also try Consolidated Plastics, they should be in the 800# directory
> > through information....I have momentarily misplaced it. You can get
> > Round Bottles with Yorker caps, and I don't believe there is a
> > order. Price may be about the same or a little lower. The more you
> > they get cheaper, but not by much.
> > Iris Nevins
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