Color Paste Mixer

Tend machines to mix color pastes for use in printing textiles.

What does a Color Paste Mixer do?

Tends machine to mix color paste for use in printing textiles: Measures out specified amounts of base colors and thickener, using calibrated ladles and spoons. Mixes ingredients in tub, using power mixer, and observes mixture to determine when ingredients have combined. Smears sample of printing paste on cloth and submits sample smear to COLORIST for comparison with color standard. Adds base colors to mixture when advised by COLORIST. May strain color paste through cloth to remove lumps. May convey tubs of color to printing machine, using handtruck.