I don't use rubber cement any more, just put it down for the record. It's pretty fume-y. I agree with you about friskets and Twinrocker. I really try to plan my masking and carefully paint around areas if possible with the softer papers.
On Jul 30, 2012, at 12:09 PM, Bruce Bartrug wrote:
> Winsor and Newton liquid mask works well on Fabriano Artistico hot press, but it does lift some (all?) of the surface sizing. One can see a slight difference in the appearance of the paper at any rate after removing the mask. I bought the regular masking fluid as the Colourless wasn't available at the local store. It's slightly yellow now, not vivid pink.
> Don't use masking fluid on Twinrocker hot press, especially Grafix Incredible White Mask, which lifted a significant layer of paper. W&N was better but still lifted some paper. Twinrocker is apparently working to correct or minimize this with their papers.
> Kathy, careful of the solvent used in rubber cement. Cumulatively toxic, so use in a well-vented area.
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