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Old 18-11-09, 07:06 AM
spocklady
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Default Sennelier tubes ... Toxic?

Does anyone have any insights into how toxic the colours in the large box set are or does it go on a tube by tube basis? I'm painting in the living space that I share with a toddler and only using the Pre mixed tubes, not the pigments. If possible, might someone suggest a non toxic pallette of colours? Many thanks!
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Old 24-11-09, 03:49 PM
Alessandra Kelley Alessandra Kelley is offline
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It's always tube-by-tube, which is to say mostly pigment-by-pigment. I have a reasonably thorough paper on the matter at http://www.alessandrakelley.com/Hazards.html , although the information is currently five years old.
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