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Re: Ink fading question



Drawings like this lend themselves well to reproduction as etchings using
the Keith Howard Intaglio techniques.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jenni Bick <JBick81242@xxxxxxx>
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sunday, July 05, 1998 7:57 PM
Subject: Ink fading question


>Here's a question for the group--I'm embarassed that I don't know the
answer,
>but its never come up before.
>
>My Grandmother did an ink drawing about 1992 (not too long ago!) that I
have
>framed, and I recently noticed that it is fading dramatically. I can
imagine
>in another 6 years it will be gone. I have the picture framed, but not in a
>sunny spot. I know she used an office-supply-type roller ball pen, on copy
>paper. The drawing is very special to me, not valuable in a general sense,
and
>I'd like to halt the fading. I would like to keep it on display if
possible.
>Is there anything I can do?
>
>Thanks in advance!
>
>Jenni Bick
>The Printed Word Studio
>JBick81242@xxxxxxx
>


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