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linley.plester

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I wanted to check one or two of my watercolours for light fastness and set a test sample on a sunny window sill. The light fastness test was a failure because after only2 months the window leaked  :tongue: but it did reveal what dreadful quality paper I was using!
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It's never a waste if you learn something from it.
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Val, Cool experiment.

I did something like that with oil paints and the Reeves colors faded worse than any of the others.

Ge, we are becoming more like scientists than artists.

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At least with our experiments we don't end up blowing things up!  ::)   Do we?   >:D      :2funny:
Cheers, Val

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