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Fixing Paint!

Discussion in 'Primary' started by pooped, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. pooped

    pooped New commenter

    Hi,
    My class are about to embark on painting clay pots for Mother's Day/Easter. Does anyone know the best way to fix the paint to make sure it doesn't run/smudge etc. I forgot to fix my examle pot and it now has some delightful fingerprints on it!
    Is watered down PVA the way forward?
    Thank you
     
  2. Msz

    Msz Established commenter

    PVA is the cheap way but remember it isn't waterproof
     
  3. pooped

    pooped New commenter

    Not good if i want the plants to live!! I can be so dopey. Any ideas for waterproof solution please?
     
  4. Msz

    Msz Established commenter

    Acrylic paints or varnish over normal paint
     
  5. pooped

    pooped New commenter

    Thanks Msz.
     

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