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Re: caparol: finally a success!!


The bubble occur during the development phase while the prints are soaking.  But they do not seem to cause any problems.  They subside as the print dries.


On Fri, Oct 16, 2009 at 6:29 PM, Jeremy Moore <jeremydmoore@gmail.com> wrote:

I get the bubbles in the size, too, but use a foam roller to smooth
them out. Once I have my stitches out I'll test the PVA on wood.

On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 9:46 PM, Keith Gerling <keith.gerling@gmail.com> wrote:
> Good for you!!  I'll be interested in hearing how this works on wood.  I
> tried PVA on wood panels and I get decent-sized bubbles all over the surface
> - as if water must be getting under the PVA - it does subside after a day
> (probably sinks into the wood) but leaves ugly (albeit small) blemished on
> the surface.