[alt-photo] Re: Preshrinking paper for gum?
kakarott76 at hotmail.com
Fri Jan 18 00:28:06 GMT 2013
My apologies, I was being neither. Is there a difference between soft press or cold press? I was asking to see if there was a difference as I don't like the texture of cold press but I got my words all jumbled :)
No I do not preshrink or size COT 320. First layer is cyanotype and go from there :)
On Jan 17, 2013, at 5:58 PM, Diana Bloomfield <dhbloomfield at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> Hey Kurt,
> I can never tell if someone is being funny or not (online)-- but, yeah, it's Fabriano soft-press. ;)
> On Jan 17, 2013, at 6:31 PM, Kurt Nagy wrote:
>> So I guess I read wrong at first. I meant to ask for examples of the press type you use, so "soft" press, not cold press
>> On Jan 17, 2013, at 5:12 PM, Diana Bloomfield <dhbloomfield at bellsouth.net> wrote:
>>> Their cold press is very textured. I've never tried it. I like smooth papers for platinum printing, but for gum-- I don't know-- I like a little texture. So are you doing gum on COT 320, then?
>>> On Jan 17, 2013, at 5:29 PM, Kurt Nagy wrote:
>>>> Do you have an examples of their cold press? I like smooth hot press papers, I'm currently using COT 320 and have no issues but I'd like to see what Fabriano looks like.
>>>> I don't size with COT 320 and get great results (I think)
>>>> On Jan 17, 2013, at 4:19 PM, Diana Bloomfield <dhbloomfield at bellsouth.n
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