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Re: [BKARTS] PAinted edges on invitations



Thanks!  I'll try this!  :) e

On 8/10/04 10:24 PM, "Adrienne Allen" <adrienna@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I'm sorry my previous message was a mess.
>
> Clamp all the invitations into a simple press like a  flower press: two
> pieces of 5-ply wood, holes drilled in each corner and bolts with wing nuts
> or use eye-bolts, nuts and washers.  If you have a bookbinders finishing
> press use that.The invites should only protrude a small amount. Use a
> fairly dry mix of  acrylic paint  or watercolor and wipe on with a brush or
> even a cotton bud. You could use different colours too. Dry each edge
> before painting the next one. A little beeswax can give the edges a shine.
>
> Adrienne Allen
>
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                       Spring[binding]Hath Sprung
         Worldwide Springback Bind-O-Rama and Online Exhibition
            Full information at <http://www.philobiblon.com>
                   ENTRY DEADLINE -- September 1, 2004

      Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive at: <http://www.philobiblon.com>
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