Robert A. Sloan's Discussions (12)

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"Aww I'm with you. My cat is thirteen years old and he is a great companion. He's an…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Buying my first pastels

56 Oct 23, 2013
Reply by Ev McTaggart

"I've used both and that's a good choice. One happy thing about pastel pencils - it's…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Buying my first pastels

56 Oct 23, 2013
Reply by Ev McTaggart

"I've done pastels and oil pastels and pastel pencils. They're different effects. I d…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Soft pastel versus oil pastel

5 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Robert A. Sloan

"I would use Blick student grade pastels for street painting, another low priced bran…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Ecologically friendly pastels

6 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Michele Frantz

"There are times when that darkening effect can help a painting. I used to use Krylon…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Soft Pastel Fixative

11 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Robert A. Sloan

"If I am using sanded or coated paper, I don't use fixative. It really depends on the…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Soft Pastel Fixative

11 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Robert A. Sloan

"The other thing about hair spray is that spatter is a bit more likely. I used Krylon…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Soft Pastel Fixative

11 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Robert A. Sloan

"SpectraFix is available at Blick or Jerrys Artarama or Dakota Pastels... it is more…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Soft Pastel Fixative

11 Oct 22, 2013
Reply by Robert A. Sloan

"Have you tried cleaning your Multipoint Professional by sharpening some HB pencils i…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Electric Pastel Pencil Sharpener

10 Feb 7, 2017
Reply by Mark Bedwell

"I used to use an electric. Really, any grinder-type sharpener is pretty good for pas…"

Robert A. Sloan replied Oct 22, 2013 to Electric Pastel Pencil Sharpener

10 Feb 7, 2017
Reply by Mark Bedwell

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