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The Encyclopedia of Printmaking Techniques [Hardcover]

Judy Martin
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Sep 1993
This inspirational guide offers a wealth of information on all the different methods of working including monoprinting, wood engraving, etching, intaglio printing, screen-printing and more. Many helpful step-by-step demonstrations illustrate the processes and a gallery of images created by printmakers are featured throughout the book. All those interested in learning about printmaking will relish the informative text and the clear demonstrations and more accomplished artists will be able to improve their skills and master their techniques. There is something for everyone in this comprehensive and imformative colourful encyclopedia.
--This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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  • Hardcover: 175 pages
  • Publisher: Running Pr; 1ST edition (Sep 1993)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9810083416
  • ISBN-13: 978-1561382101
  • ASIN: 1561382108
  • Product Dimensions: 24.9 x 23.4 x 2.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 655,480 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Originally published in 2001 [this book] has been reissued by popular demand. The book provides a step-by-step visual directory of printmaking techniques, including linocuts, lithographs, monoprints, wood engraving, etching, intaglio printmaking and screen printing. There are also practical projects for you to work through and advice on how to set up your own studio space at home or in a commercial studio.-The Leisure Painter --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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Judy Martin: Judy Martin is a painter and teacher also known as the author of a number of practical art books. She lives and works in Brighton, on England's south coast, and exhibits in her home studio every year for the Artist's Open Houses during Brighton Festival. She studied painting and printmaking at Maidstone College of Art and went on to a two-year postgraduate degree at Reading University. She was a freelance writer and editor for a period of fifteen years, and has subsequently worked in adult education and at a mental health day centre, facilitating groups in art craft and ceramic work. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars very easy to use 28 Mar 2014
This is a new edition of a book published in 2001 that has become a classic. It offers all you need to know about printmaking techniques, including linocuts, lithography, monoprinting, wood engraving, etching, intaglio, screenprinting and more. It is a step by step directory of printmaking techniques with practical projects. The instructions are easy to follow. Themes are included such as Line and Tone and Graphic Impact to help you see the potential of the different printmaking techniques. You'll find simple to advanced techniques suitable for all skill levels. Fully illustrated throughout with a gallery of artists' work. There is also good advice on setting up a studio at home or in dedicated premises. A comprehensive guide.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Used book in fabulous condition 20 Sep 2013
By Mrs.p
This is a great book,it covers all aspects of printmaking thoroughly. I teach this method and it is my primary book for consulting. The condition of this used book was excellent.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent overview 5 May 2013
By novella
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Very clear description of all print making techniques, and very fully illustrated. An invaluable source of information for those who are learning and want to try other forms of printmaking.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good overview 15 Jun 2014
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Got this because I'm interested in lots of printmaking techniques and this gave good overviews and demos of so many different techniques.
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4.0 out of 5 stars printing beginner 22 Oct 2012
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this is a straight forward guide to a range of techniques at a good price second hand
it also came on time
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