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    Default House paint formulas

    For Screenprinting. What do you mix your paints with? Any tips for special effects, varnishes etc?.....

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    Floetrol to slow drying.
    "I guarantee, the image will not be fade off and you will be pleasure it too. " - a bootlegger
    We need to print a tshirt "Avoid sucker effect!"-Fabio
    "fudge isn't sharp"-phoondaddy

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    Quote Originally Posted by steve w
    Floetrol to slow drying.
    Cool ... but how much per? Like 1 cup to 5 cups of paint? or?

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    I use probably too much.
    I put a big ol' glug from the jug for about a pint of paint.

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    I use one glug per quart.
    More makes it transparent and glossy
    "I guarantee, the image will not be fade off and you will be pleasure it too. " - a bootlegger
    We need to print a tshirt "Avoid sucker effect!"-Fabio
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    Can i use white paint with pure pigment and gel medium to get a transparent ink?

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    pm ron liberti or try to get his attention some other way, he's been using house paint for a little while now and has had good results.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IVARTON
    Can i use white paint with pure pigment and gel medium to get a transparent ink?
    don't use white with pigment unless u want washed out pastels

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