- I too use gouache and watercolour with fairly good results.
At 09:18 PM 18-02-2000 -0500, you wrote:
>From: Lavinia Adler <laviniaa@...>~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>Actually, I have had much better results with gouache paints than with
>marbling inks. I've been frustrated for years with pale colors (even
>"deep red" turns out pink!) using well-known inks. Gouache produces
>strong colors for me.
>Because it's relatively expensive, I've just recently begun experimenting
>with acrylics and , so far, like the results. Unfortunately I have little
>time to play, so I may get to marble only three or four times a year.
>That leads to lots of waste as the marbling inks settle into a
>hard-to-stir mass at the bottom of their jars. The tubes of gouache and
>acrylics are still usable after months.
>On Thu, 17 Feb 2000 17:52:32 -0500 "J Dolphin" <jdolphin@...>
>> From: "J Dolphin" <jdolphin@...>
>> I hear this paint suggested as a type of choice for marbling.
>> What ever
>> goache I have here simply has never brought me any decent results.
>> open a discussion on goache for marbling. And a niave
>> question--isn't water
>> colour a Type of goache?????
John Ang Cheng Siew
My Paper Marbling Website: <home3.pacific.net.sg/~johnacs>