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Can I add color of some kind to my white/clear wax resist so I can see it on my bisque when applied? I still want it to be just bisque under it after firing, so I'm not trying to create a colored wax resist. I just want it colored temporarily, so I can see it when I apply it. (I know you can buy one already colored, but I want to use up what I have first.)
I use to make candles in the 70's as a teen and there was a colorant to add to the wax once melted. Must still make that or you can try a candy making colorant
I have been looking for "wax off" and cannot seem to find it. I remembered someone mentioning that wax resist is not the same as wax off. I'm totally confused. Where can I find wax off and/or is there a recipe for making your own?
I use food coloring to tint the wax. Totally burns away in firing.
Thank you both for your suggestions. I found Mr. Marx Wax Off online. Another question...would beeswax work? I use beeswax in my studio for etching designs in copper, so I have a supply on hand.