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I learned something new and wanted to share - Cleaning tip!

Posted by on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:25 PM
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This is not crayon, it's oil pastel. Some sources on Google were saying you need to sand, re-primer, and paint! That anything strong enough to remove the oil pastel would ruin the paint.
by on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:25 PM
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heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:25 PM

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But in fact, this is really all you need!
heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:26 PM

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White toothpaste, not gel. Scrub it into the marks and keep scrubbing.
heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:26 PM

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Then wipe it away with a wet cloth.
heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:27 PM

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Almost done!
heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:27 PM

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Tada!
KRISTAL_WILDER
by Member on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:28 PM
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Use an eraser for crayon marks it works great. I have a huge one that says for big mistakes lol.

heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:28 PM

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The tools I used
heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:29 PM
We've done that. These were oil based and only smudged :/

Quoting KRISTAL_WILDER:

Use an eraser for crayon marks it works great. I have a huge one that says for big mistakes lol.

wandep
by Pam on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:42 PM

Cool deal! I've actually used that trick on my doors from the kids dirty hands.

momofnatalie
by Lisa on Apr. 22, 2014 at 5:59 PM

Yay, that is awesome.  I use the magic eraser but not sure if it work on oil pastels.

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