This revised and expanded edition takes the reader step by step through the history and techniques of over forty-five print-making methods. From the traditional etching, engraving, lithography, and relief print processes to today's computer prints, Mylar lithography, copier prints, water-based screen printing, helio-reliefs, and monotypes, The Complete Printmaker covers various aspects of fine printmaking. The book also includes a survey of issues and contemporary concerns in the printmakers world.This will leave streaks in the image, which must be considered part of the esthetic effect. ... Experiment to find the right combination of solvent, time, and pressure to properly execute this procedure. ... by Mel Hunter of North Star Atelier in Vermont, who developed the technique through thousands of editions in black and white and in color. ... Textured wash effects work best on a clear plastic like Kronar.
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