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by Doug Bernhardt
Tue Jul 06, 2004 6:17 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Carpal tunnel syndrome
Replies: 3
Views: 2419

So I'm NOT alone here. Harry's words are very comforting! Have had that tingle/numbness for quite a while now and started when I was using too small a brush for a few months. I think they were out of my usual size 4 and substituted some #3's. ... ferrule was way to small...anywho, am glad or should ...
by Doug Bernhardt
Sat Jun 26, 2004 3:12 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Oneshot over mahogany finished with Sikkens "Cetol"
Replies: 3
Views: 2656

Hi John,
have done this many times and no probs. Just letter away!
by Doug Bernhardt
Tue Jun 08, 2004 10:04 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Latex for backgrounds on flat painted signs
Replies: 5
Views: 3099

Just a quick aside....there are some great "no load" sand papers available. The green or very fine...probably 250 grit that Dan Seese referred to are especially wonderful if wet sanding. I'm still hooked on the oil primers and follow the old rules...2 primers (sand in between all coatings) and 2 oil...
by Doug Bernhardt
Sat Jun 05, 2004 7:47 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Screen Printing Acid Resist on Glass?
Replies: 10
Views: 5787

Another quick aside....the etching creme can easily be used with just a vinyl mask....once you DO get into the hydrofluoric remember also there is another side to the thing and make sure the fumes don't get at it...have enjoyed this thread Goldie!
Till later
by Doug Bernhardt
Thu Jun 03, 2004 9:04 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Screen Printing Acid Resist on Glass?
Replies: 10
Views: 5787

Asphaltum....end of story! Just paint in or print all the arae's to be left clear. It DOES get interesting when you start to do all the different types of acid etching...white acid deep...and mica! Look forward to seeing the results!