Printmaking : a complete guide to materials & processes / Beth Grabowski & Bill Fick.

by Grabowski, BethLooking glass; Fick, BillLooking glass.

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [2009]Description: 240 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), facsimiles ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0205664539; 9780205664535.Subject(s): Prints -- Technique -- Case studies | Prints -- TechniqueLooking glass
Contents:
Practical matters -- Digital processes -- Screen printing -- Relief -- Intaglio -- Collagraph -- Lithography -- Monoprint -- Mixed media.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

'Printmaking' covers fundamental techniques updating traditional approaches to incorporate new materials and current practices in the contemporary print studio, with special attention to safety.

Practical matters -- Digital processes -- Screen printing -- Relief -- Intaglio -- Collagraph -- Lithography -- Monoprint -- Mixed media.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • The Generative Matrix
  • The Delay
  • Layers
  • The Multiple
  • Function
  • Originality, Authorship, Authority
  • Print Classification
  • 1 Practical Matters
  • Setting Up Shop
  • Solvents
  • Inks and Additives
  • Paper
  • Registration
  • Proofing and Editioning
  • Safety in the Print Shop
  • 2 Digital Processes
  • History
  • Digital Purposes
  • Inkjet Basics
  • Photo-printmaking Basics
  • Artist profile-Randy Bolton
  • 3 Screen Printing
  • Tools and Materials
  • Planning the Image
  • Basic Stencils
  • Artist profile-David Sandlin
  • Printing
  • 4 Relief
  • Tools and Materials
  • Matrix-making Process
  • Printing the Relief
  • Artist Profile-Karen Kunc
  • Color Relief Printing
  • Beyond the Press
  • 5 Intaglio
  • The Etching Process
  • Tools and Materials
  • Preparing the Plate
  • Non-acid Platemaking Techniques
  • Acid-based Platemaking Techniques
  • Photo Intaglio
  • Photopolymer Flexographic Plates
  • Intaglio Printing
  • Artist Profile-Jo Ganter
  • Image Transfer for Multi-plate Prints
  • Color Intaglio Printing
  • 6 Collagraph
  • Collagraph Materials
  • Approaches to Collagraph
  • Artist profile-Wael A. Sabour
  • Printing the Collagraph Plate
  • 7 Lithography
  • The Process in Brief
  • Traditional Stone and Plate Lithography
  • Creating an Image
  • Photolithography
  • Printing the Lithograph
  • Artist profile-Ingrid Ledent
  • Color Lithography
  • Innovations in Planographic Printing
  • 8 Monoprint
  • Tools and Materials
  • Image-making Strategies
  • Printing the Monoprint
  • Master printer profile-Tom Blaess
  • Watercolor Monoprint
  • 9 Mixed Media
  • Combining Processes
  • Print Strategies
  • Artist profile-Phyllis McGibbon
  • Crossing Other Boundaries
  • Troubleshooting
  • Glossary
  • Suppliers
  • Index
  • Credits & Acknowledgments

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