Re: First layer on aluminum with acrylic + CaCO3 ground
Hi Keith, 2 Mart 2009, Pazartesi, 1:05 am tarihinde, Keith Gerling yazmış: > I can't wait to see the completed work - it looks to be a winner. Thanks! Mee too... > I'll be interested in hearing whether you experience the problem I > sometime have when working with gessoed aluminum. Pretty minor and > inconsistent (meaning it doesn't always happen), but sometimes bubbles > of water creep in between the aluminum and the gesso and threaten to > lift it off. They usually dry down just fine. But the problem > becomes rather more pronounced when I attempt to recycle a used print > by re-coating a bad print with more gesso. I haven't experienced something like that so far. But my coatings are pretty thick (at least 4 layers) and I thoroughly dry between coatings...??? Also my application method is very different than yours. (See my message to Rajul.) Regards, Loris.