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MaryAnne Long

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Reply #60 on: August 19, 2014, 03:50:21 PM
Liz,

I bought a retractable at Fisher Hawaii on Cooke St.  It's a Pentel Clic Eraser ZE22.  I'm pretty sure it was quite inexpensive.  I keep it in my sketching kit I take on the bus.  It works well for big erasure,  I carry a kneadable one too for pinpoint stuff.

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Reply #61 on: August 19, 2014, 05:10:42 PM
Thanks Val and Mary Anne, I'll check out Fisher-Hawaii for that eraser and acrylic paints are 40 percent off right now, too.
-Liz


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Reply #62 on: August 19, 2014, 09:34:39 PM
the retractable erasers are nice, but I can do the same work with my normal eraser by cutting it at an angle as you see me do in the classes O0


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Reply #63 on: August 20, 2014, 03:01:39 AM
Thanks, Nolan, I remember you cutting your eraser and it working well for you!


Anyway I found a retractable Paper Mate TUFF STUFF ERASER STICK, made in Japan.  It cost $1.89 and does clean, thin lines so I'll try the Breaking Wave again!   :clap:

~Liz
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Reply #64 on: August 23, 2014, 07:16:53 PM


I LOVE my eraser pen!  It sure did the trick doing the Breaking Wave once more!
~Liz


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Reply #65 on: August 23, 2014, 07:26:04 PM
Beautifull drawing of the waves. :clap: :clap:


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Reply #66 on: August 23, 2014, 08:10:25 PM
 :congrats: Liz! Cheap eraser and stunning result. What a combo!  :yippee:


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Reply #67 on: August 23, 2014, 08:58:15 PM
Look at all that splash and foam!  :clap:
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Reply #68 on: August 23, 2014, 10:42:36 PM
 :cheering: :cheering: :cheering: 3 Cheers for my Paper Mate TUFF STUFF Eraser Stick retractable pen!!!


 :thankyou: , Danielle, Judie, and Natalie for the encouragement!


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Reply #69 on: August 24, 2014, 12:49:05 AM
Nice "Breaking Waves,"  Liz. 

Did you get the pen at Fisher?  In the eraser aisle, or the art supplies section?

Hawaiian Graphics has a big sale from now Aug. 25-Sept. 6.  Need a new sketch pad for the bus.

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Reply #70 on: August 24, 2014, 02:20:08 AM
Mary Anne,


ERASER AISLE near front of store.  Get the Paper Mate eraser pen made in Japan!
Go get some acrylic paints; big tubes for 40% off.  I'll check out Hawaiian Graphics.


Thanks,
 ~Liz


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Reply #71 on: August 24, 2014, 11:07:50 AM
Super wave, Liz. . .  O0 O0 O0 :clap: :clap:
I'm working on #3  :blush:  the first 2 went in the bin. . . no fireplace this time of the year!! So some fine day I might actually post my effort. It won't be nearly as good as yours, but by golly, I will get it done!! ;D
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Reply #72 on: August 24, 2014, 12:47:47 PM
Go for it, Bev!  Take your time, no big hurry building up your wave and playing around with the splashes and white foam.. . You can do it!!!  :cheering:
-Liz


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Reply #73 on: August 24, 2014, 08:16:54 PM
Thanks, Liz. . . . I got busy today and finished it. . .  :-\  I guess! Not very happy with the final result, but I am not going to bin it again!!!!! ::)
 
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Reply #74 on: August 24, 2014, 08:29:48 PM
Good for you, Bev.  You kept at it.  Looks very challenging; no wonder I haven't tried it yet.  But I have an excuse, I don't have an eraser up to the challenge.

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