Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rag Rolling

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9745

n (1) Process of forming in a scumble or glaze over a painted ground, a textured or variegated pattern by rolling a rag or washleather over the surface. (2) Printing a pattern on a dry painted surface by means of a rag or washleather or special paint roller charged with color. The rag is crumpled or screwed up in the form of a rough roller to produce the pattern.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA