Gum Prints the color of gum it self need help

Discussion in 'Alternative Processes' started by Gustavo_Castilla, May 23, 2005.

  1. Gustavo_Castilla

    Gustavo_Castilla Member

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    Hi I am learning hoe to do gum prints and I have a question for you all
    Does it matter if the gum it self has a brown (maple syrup ) color to it
    I have 3 different bottle from 3 different place and they all have deferent colors
    Thanks
     
  2. donbga

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    Nope! the pigment color will far out weight the color of the gum. I mix my own from powdered gum and it has a honey color. I use thymol as a perservative.

    Don Bryant