Art and Creative Materials Institute is a handy website where you can check out your tools for toxins.

Improper use of solvents, such as failure to utilize proper ventilation when airbrushing or spraying fixative, can result in permanent brain or nerve damage. Bookmark this handy website for future reference.

I developed terrible headaches and respiratory problems after years of using a fixative spray on my pencil work. Don’t be a dope like me! Get a ventilator or spray those pics outside! That goes double for airbrush paints.

And be sure to read the health and safety website for more info.


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