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----- Original Message -----=20
From: Zak Kevin <kevin.zak@UALBERTA.CA>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
Sent: Thursday, June 29, 2000 9:15 AM
Subject: Re: Color copy transfers


> I have
> also had luck with an orange based cleaner that I can't rember the =
name of
> at the moment.=20

>  Smooth FAST ORANGE Hand Cleaner!!!!!!!!!!!!! Ask for it by name. =20
Jim Ann=20


> Good luck.
>=20
> Kevin Zak
>=20
>=20
>=20
> > ----------
> > From:         Barbara Harman
> > Reply To:     Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at =
http://www.philobiblon.com
> > Sent:         Wednesday, June 28, 2000 9:27 PM
> > To:   BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> > Subject:      Color copy transfers
> >
> > Dear list members - I recently completed monotypes (of the =
printmaking
> > variety) to which I would like to add color copy transfers. I have =
used
> > type
> > wash, bestine, alcohol and paint thinner (all variously recommended =
from
> > several sources) to no avail. The copies themselves are not on the
> > standard
> > copy paper, but on Lana Royal Classic Laid. Is this, or could this =
be part
> > of
> > the problem? What other variables (e.g., relative newness or age of =
the
> > copy)
> > could be affecting the transfer. I am applying the various solutions
> > (individually, not in combination) to the back of the copy, =
inverting it
> > onto
> > the print paper sample (Rives BFK) and running it through my =
Dickerson
> > Combination press. I seem to recall having had a similar problem =
with
> > merely
> > black and white copies in the past, such that my attempted demo to =
an
> > experiemental printmaking class was totally unsuccessful. Any =
suggestions
> > would be much appreciated.
> >
> > Continuing in this vein, and supposing I am able to effect a =
transfer, how
> > permanent is it? If I am unable to transfer the color copy, my =
alternative
> > is
> > to use it as is, collaging in onto the print. How permanent is this =
likely
> > to
> > be. It will not be on top of any of the print and thus will not be
> > affected
> > by inks, solvents, modifiers, etc. Ideally, I would like it to last =
as
> > long
> > as the monoprint itself (lithographic inks, of the artist variety, =
heavy
> > coverage, and burnt plate oil). Thanks again, Barbara Harman
> >
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> >             resources and links go to the Book_Arts-L FAQ at:
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> >
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<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>From: Zak Kevin &lt;<A=20
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<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>To: &lt;<A=20
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<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>Sent: Thursday, June 29, 2000 9:15 =
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<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>Subject: Re: Color copy=20
transfers</FONT></DIV></DIV>
<DIV><BR></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2>&gt; I have<BR>&gt; also had luck with =
an orange=20
based cleaner that I can't rember the name of<BR>&gt; at the moment.=20
</FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2><BR>&gt;&nbsp; <EM>Smooth FAST ORANGE =
Hand=20
Cleaner!!!!!!!!!!!!! Ask for it by name.&nbsp; </EM></FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2><EM>Jim Ann </EM></FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2></FONT>&nbsp;</DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=3DArial size=3D2><BR>&gt; Good luck.<BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; =
Kevin=20
Zak<BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; &gt; ----------<BR>&gt; &gt;=20
From:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Barbara =
Harman<BR>&gt;=20
&gt; Reply To:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at <A=20
href=3D"http://www.philobiblon.com">http://www.philobiblon.com</A><BR>&gt=
; &gt;=20
Sent:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Wednesday, June =
28, 2000=20
9:27 PM<BR>&gt; &gt; To:&nbsp;&nbsp; <A=20
href=3D"mailto:BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU">BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU=
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&gt; Subject:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Color copy transfers<BR>&gt; =

&gt;<BR>&gt; &gt; Dear list members - I recently completed monotypes (of =
the=20
printmaking<BR>&gt; &gt; variety) to which I would like to add color =
copy=20
transfers. I have used<BR>&gt; &gt; type<BR>&gt; &gt; wash, bestine, =
alcohol and=20
paint thinner (all variously recommended from<BR>&gt; &gt; several =
sources) to=20
no avail. The copies themselves are not on the<BR>&gt; &gt; =
standard<BR>&gt;=20
&gt; copy paper, but on Lana Royal Classic Laid. Is this, or could this =
be=20
part<BR>&gt; &gt; of<BR>&gt; &gt; the problem? What other variables =
(e.g.,=20
relative newness or age of the<BR>&gt; &gt; copy)<BR>&gt; &gt; could be=20
affecting the transfer. I am applying the various solutions<BR>&gt; &gt; =

(individually, not in combination) to the back of the copy, inverting =
it<BR>&gt;=20
&gt; onto<BR>&gt; &gt; the print paper sample (Rives BFK) and running it =
through=20
my Dickerson<BR>&gt; &gt; Combination press. I seem to recall having had =
a=20
similar problem with<BR>&gt; &gt; merely<BR>&gt; &gt; black and white =
copies in=20
the past, such that my attempted demo to an<BR>&gt; &gt; experiemental=20
printmaking class was totally unsuccessful. Any suggestions<BR>&gt; &gt; =
would=20
be much appreciated.<BR>&gt; &gt;<BR>&gt; &gt; Continuing in this vein, =
and=20
supposing I am able to effect a transfer, how<BR>&gt; &gt; permanent is =
it? If I=20
am unable to transfer the color copy, my alternative<BR>&gt; &gt; =
is<BR>&gt;=20
&gt; to use it as is, collaging in onto the print. How permanent is this =

likely<BR>&gt; &gt; to<BR>&gt; &gt; be. It will not be on top of any of =
the=20
print and thus will not be<BR>&gt; &gt; affected<BR>&gt; &gt; by inks, =
solvents,=20
modifiers, etc. Ideally, I would like it to last as<BR>&gt; &gt; =
long<BR>&gt;=20
&gt; as the monoprint itself (lithographic inks, of the artist variety,=20
heavy<BR>&gt; &gt; coverage, and burnt plate oil). Thanks again, Barbara =

Harman<BR>&gt; &gt;<BR>&gt;=20
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