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Celsius 7/7 by Rt Hon Michael Gove MP
Celsius 7/7 by Rt Hon Michael Gove MP
1 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Gove's own extremism seems to arise from his failing to see that 9/11 had nothing - absolutely nothing - to do with Islam, with Muslims, with religon, or with terrorism. It was simply a PNAC scam fronted by Bush, Cheney, Blair and Rumsfeld, and supported by Marv Bush, Condo Rice, Larry Silverstein and the ever-helpful CIA.

The evidence of deliberate demolition of three WTC buildings, and of a missile hitting the Pentagon is now so overwhelming and supported by so many professionals and eye witnesses it would amount to stupidity to deny it. So Gove launches into his furious attack while facing the wrong way, with his armour on backwards.

And now this fanatic is in… Read more
da Vinci 'Vario Tip' Flat Synthetic brush - Size 1&hellip by DaVinci
I've been using these brushes in fresco work and can say they are the best I have ever used. They allow you to build up an area of colour quickly and carefully, by making a very prices series of fine lines. They hold enough fluid to be useful but not so much that it could spill out and ruin a section. Fast delivery and a good product
Set of 4 Da Vinci Series 1381 Watercolour Brushes by Da Vinci
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent brushes, 20 May 2014
I used these in a very large fresco I worked on in the winter of 2013-2014 and they gave a superb result.

The problem with fresco is that you cannot correct mistakes, but you have to be quite decisive, with only a few hours available before the section carbonates; you also need to make the joins with adjacent sections as inconspicuous as possible.

Apart from Michelangelo's hand made ones (with 4 closeley spaced bristles) brushes as fine as this, as far as I know, have never been used in fresco, but they fit the bill perfectly. For one thing you can feather different areas together, so that from a short distance the colours blend wonderfully. For another you can… Read more

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