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Prints and how to make them: Graphic Arts for the Beginner
Prints and how to make them Graphic Arts for the Beginner Author:Arthur Zaidenberg Techniques in: Woodcut, Drypoint, Linoleum Block, Etching, Monotype, Lithography, Silk Sceen, etc. — This book describes in concise form the major techniques in the graphic arts, using many illustrations of equipment and processes, with examples from old masters and modern artists, such as Leterio Calapai, John McClellan, Barbara Neustadt, Berna... more »rd Steffen, Karl Fortess, and the author himself.
The author explains how the beginner or the working artist can select the most suitable medium. Then he discusses woodcuts, showing the wood, tools, cutting of the design, and the printing process. He does the same for wood engraving, linoleum block, and drypoint. Equipment and procedures are described and shown for etching, lithography, silk screen, and monotype.
The last part of the book is devoted to two entirely original processes developed by the author (chemigraphs and sensitypes).« less