Here I use gelatin to size art paper - my favourite, Saunders Waterford 300gsm HP - and harden it in a second stage dipping the paper in 0.6% glyoxal solutionRead More
Some Notes and Thoughts as I Go Along
These blogs try to capture things that I am experimenting with, right at the time I doing the testing and learning
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On occasions I find that some of my gum prints are stained yellow, which does not come out with washing. This is due to the dichromate being trapped in the paper or somehow attached to the surface of the paper. This is a well recognised phenomenon and the recommended treatment is to clear it with sodium metabisulphite.
These notes were taken while I tried this clearing technique - see how well it worked.Read More