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They Invented What? (No. 75)

Posted in They Invented What? by Jake Ward on November 28, 2007

U.S. Pat. No. 6,213,778:  Painting kit and related method.

  rearpaint

What is claimed is:

1. A method of painting using the posterior of an infant, said method comprising the acts of:

providing a background media;
providing a paint supply;
dipping the posterior of the infant in said paint supply; and
stamping the posterior on said background media to create stamping prints.

2. A method as defined in claim 1, wherein:

said dipping and said stamping steps are repeated in sequence.

3. A method as defined in claim 1, further comprising the act of:

spraying a fixative agent on said background material to set said stamping prints.

4. A method as defined in claim 2, further comprising the act of:

spraying a fixative agent on said background material to set said stamping prints.

5. A method as defined in claim 1 further comprising the act of rolling the posterior of the infant during the stamping step.

6. A method as defined in claim 2 further comprising the act of rolling the posterior of the infant during each stamping step.

7. A method as defined in claim 1 further comprising the act of overlapping subsequent stampings.

8. A method as defined in claim 1 further comprising the act of ordering stampings in a regular pattern.

9. A method as defined in claim 1 further comprising the act of ordering stampings in a random pattern.

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  1. Jr. Examiner said, on December 5, 2007 at 7:53 pm

    Here’s a PG Pub you might find worthy for your TIW collection. US 20070035812


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