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Are alcohol inks safe to use in a public makerspace?

When you say "alcohol inks", do you mean those small dropper bottles, that are sold in packs of a dozen different colors in craft stores? The short answer is, yes, they are perfectly safe. ...
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How do I prevent ink bleeding on thin crepe paper while making drawings?

Tissue paper, crepe paper, even construction paper are going to absorb ink because they are much more porous than regular drawing/printing paper. Like a sponge, they are actually pulling more ink out ...
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Are alcohol inks safe to use in a public makerspace?

There's no simple yes or no answer. It depends on the specific product and on the amount you're using. Please consult the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) that should be included with the inks. If you don't ...
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Recommended paper and ink for printing memorials

If you want a long lasting piece, use acid-free paper (also called "archival" paper). You can probably find some in your local art store or online. The vast majority of paper you can buy (...
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How can I adopt a specific style in illustration?

The best way to learn to work in the style of the artists that inspire you is mimicry. Instead of "just doodling" start making copies of the work of the artists you like. This is 100% ok as ...
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