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Playbox Wheat Paste is made from real wheat and contains no preservatives. It's perfect for making papier mâché, or for any project that calls for paper paste. It mixes easily, and it's non-toxic and non-staining.
Shipped in a powder form, Playbox Wheat Paste has a long shelf life when stored dry. Users should only mix enough paste for the project at hand, however, since the wet paste will spoil if not used immediately.
Playbox is a trademark.
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from St Louis MO
Comments about Playbox Wheat Paste:
Satisfied with product to complete mixed media art journal.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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By The Collage Miniaturist
from Kentucky, USA
I shopped around for some basic wheat paste to use with mixed-media collage and had not heard of this product before. I wondered if it would hold up to a professional result. After using it for two major artworks, I am totally satisfied with the performance. It mixed nicely, although I had to screen out some lumps — but that is to be expected. It worked well when used alone for a papier-mâché type of effect, but also as a compatible base for my custom recipe that includes white glue and acrylic medium. It is a very white adhesive that accepts tinting, too.
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detail from a collage by J A Dixon
Tags: Adhesives, Collage, Wheat Paste, Made with Product, Papier-mâché
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
from scranton, pa
I tried to use this for paste paper and had to play with the mixture to get it to work. I still have to work on it.
My product came to me ahead of schedule--thanks.
from Sun City Center, FL
I used it to mount my chinese watercolor paintings. Works great!
It does what is what meant to do and it does it well. Price is good too. Can't go wrong with this deal.
Definitely will buy product again
By Ash the Flash
from Ahoskie, NC
I thought the product was great. It is a great product, and buying it from this site is very affordable.
paper mache wheat paste
from Mantua Ohio
Actually my wife Sheila bought this product for me at my request.I make paper mache sculptures ranging in size from nine feet to smaller sizes. I have made an eight and half foot big foot and several super hero's. I have been donating the sculptures to a local library and the kids love them. This product is the best I've ever used. It mixes smoothly and applies easily. This type of product is not sold,to my knowledge,locally.Shipping was prompt. I will eventually buy more of this from you. Ken Zander
By Art teacher
from Coeur dalene idaho
Great for mixing as little or as much as you need. Odorless and easy cleanup. Ideal for classroom use.
from Kansas City
This powder is great for chine colle printmaking.
Wheat paste for poster backing
By Professor Affiche
from Bloomington, IN
I use this product for backing vintage posters. The paste is barely acidic on the Ph scale, and I buffer with 10% calcium carbonate by weight. It works very well for my application and is hard to find elsewhere. The price has gone up steadily over the past two years, but it's still a sold value.
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