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Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 05-07-08, 11:51 PM
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Posted By gainor
Wow...what an offer

I don't have a pound of Lapis....more like ounces but if you really want to try this I'll get the other stuff. (Jason and I know each other). It would be interesting to see what happens!
I'm not...
Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 03-07-08, 08:51 PM
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Posted By gainor
Smile lapis and old women!

Thanks for reminding me of Cennino's text on making Lapis. I had forgotten it in the years it has taken me to be an old woman...
I am quite certain that I will not be spending days on end, kneading...
Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 27-06-08, 02:36 AM
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Posted By gainor
Thanks for the instructions Richard! This I will...

Thanks for the instructions Richard! This I will try since I have a good amount of pigment and your solution seems like it could yield the Lapis I'm seeking. It won't cost anything and if it works it...
Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 24-06-08, 11:38 PM
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Posted By gainor
Decant watercolor?

Jason, Exactly how would you go about the mechanics of decanting the watercolor? Sounds like a good idea but probably not worth the effort. I guess the Lapis I have will be destined for the trash...
Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 21-06-08, 02:27 PM
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Posted By gainor
great idea!

Do you mix in the egg as you would if you were using plain pigments? I know DS Lapis Watercolor but didn't think it was a good idea to mix watercolors in with "pure" pigments. I guess you can do it...
Forum: The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues 20-06-08, 03:55 PM
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Posted By gainor
Question Lapis Lazuli questions

I bought some Lapis...it was pretty expensive, for me, at around $80. It was a huge disappointment because it was not really blue and it was so gritty it was unusable. It was not from Afghanistan but...
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