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Why we reach for Stockmar crayons

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    photo credit: Stockmar.de   Why Stockmar Wax Crayons contain 10% beeswax – no more and no less. Stockmar wax crayons contain 10% natural beeswax, which provides the right degree of transparency and gives off a pleasant beeswax scent.  In addition, the essential oils in beeswax have a preserving effect, enabling us to completely abstain from using preservatives in our wax crayons.  A proportion of beeswax in wax crayons that is appreciably higher than 10% would have a negative impact on colouring quality.  Too little colour would be produced and the actual colour of the beeswax would distort the...

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Wet-on-Wet Painting

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Tryptich Wet-on-Wet Painting from Tanja Markies on Vimeo.

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