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Old 04-10-2012
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I used the acrylic paint/water method last year on the gauze pieces for the arms of my Sawtooth prop and it worked well enough and was water-proof too. It took quite a bit more paint-to-water than I thought it would and it still ended up fairly light. I wanted a nice dark mossy green and ended up with a lovely shade of sea-foam!
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just take it out of the washer (after it dyes, while still wet)
I use one of those empty dry wall compound buckets to dye gauze, if I put RIT dye in the washing machine it'd be my head on the pole at Halloween
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