Playground Chalk Eggs
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After millennia of raucous disagreement, though, it’s unlikely that we’ll see any resolution in the near future. After all, raw milk is just one brief episode in a long history of dairy-fueled debate. It would take both technological innovation and a change in social mores to popularize animal milk. With the growth of cities and the movement of families from rural to urban areas during the 19th century, more women began to work outside the home, and new technologies that mechanized milking allowed access at a lower cost than ever before. Although agriculture lagged behind other industries such as textiles, milk was one of the first foods to be truly affected by industrialization. Another common issue is loosing the Key when using a Portal. If such thing happens, the player who glitched the key needs to down himself. The Key should reappear next to him.
Over the years, I have experimented with several different grounds on a variety of supports. Always trustworthy is traditional gesso, made by cooking rabbit skin glue with chalk and (usually, but not always, white) pigment. It makes for a sleek, absorbent surface, but it takes time to prepare, and it requires a great deal of sanding, which means a lot of dust. The process is messy, from start to finish.When I tested Sinopia’s Casein and Chalk grounds, I was comparing them with these previous experiences in terms of convenience, preparation time, ease of sanding, absorbency, vulnerability to scratching, and the dreaded lifting. Each time you'll have to kill a bunch of margwas to move on to the next stage, while facing a new dangerous landscape. I’ve also made my own gesso with water-moistened talcum powder and the same matte polymer medium used for glazing in acrylic painting. When sanded, this is surprisingly absorbent, even though the binder is a plastic. It’s soft, too, so it doesn’t take long to sand it smooth. But still, there’s that dust. And talc is one of those minerals that’s better not inhaled. Convenient, but possibly dangerous.
Now, you have to find 4 eggs scattered around the map and place them in the Apothicon. Only one egg can be on the map at a time. They can be located at various locations.Easier and cleaner, although the worst for egg tempera – the one that the experts will warn you against – is acrylic gesso. It’s non-absorbent, so it supposedly can’t create a reliable bond with tempera. I have used it, but only when I wanted to prepare a panel in a hurry. Although it’s not ideal, mainly because of this absorption issue, I haven’t had any issues over time with delaminating paint. Still, it ought to be your last resort. It’s extremely vulnerable to scratching and lifting in the early stages.