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Magical Secrets about Line Etching & Engraving

The Step-by-Step Art of Incised Lines, with an Appendix on Printing by Kathan Brown
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Crown Point Press
Art / Instructional, General, Art, Engraving, Etching, Tech
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Open LibraryOL12210241M
ISBN 101891300202
ISBN 139781891300202

Magical Secrets about Line Etching & Engraving: The Step-by-Step Art of Incised Lines, with an Appendix on Printing by Kathan Brown This is a fabulous resource for printmakers. Great reference pictures, and how to do dvd included.

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Thanks a million. Miles of inspiration!/5(14). What are magical secrets. They are ways of setting yourself up for thinking creatively, for a sudden understanding, something like a miracle. InCrown Point Press founder Kathan Brown wrote Magical Secrets about Thinking Creatively: The Art of Etching and Truth of this now-out-of-print book, she shares magical secrets learned from helping artists make etchings in the Crown Point.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12). Kathan Brown learned them by helping artists of extraordinary acclaim make etchings at Crown Point Press. With these four books, which comprise the Magical Secrets series, you can learn the intaglio process; each book comes with step-by-step illustrations and an accompanying DVD, and Crown Point Press prints are used as examples of techniques.

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[Catherine Brooks; Kathan Brown; Crown Point Press (Oakland, Calif.)] -- In the second of the Magical Secrets series, author Catherine Brooks (a former master printer at Crown Point Press) draws on the venerable history of that institution to create an inspirational and.

In this book, the third in the Magical Secrets series about etchings, Emily York discusses Magical Secrets about Line Etching & Engraving book aquatints by 32 artists, with special attention to fascinating sequential works by Richard Diebenkorn and Al Held. Hardcover with DVD. Magical Secrets About Line Etching & Engraving The Step-by-step Art of Incised Lines (Book): Brooks, Catherine: DVD contains demonstrations of the processes and artists using them.

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Art. Magical Secrets are sudden flashes of insight that help you make sense of something you care about. If you care about etching, engraving, and drypoint (a form of engraving), you will find revelations here. Author Catherine Brooks is a master printer at Crown Point Press Price: $ In the appendices of Magical Secrets about Line Etching and Engraving and Magical Secrets about Aquatint, you’ll find in-depth step-by-step directions for our printing method.

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Artists use aquatint, a form of etching, to create delicate washes, velvety blacks, and intricate layers of color impossible in other art media. Artists use aquatint, a form of etching, to create delicate washes, velvety blacks, and intricate layers of color impossible in other art media.

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In this book, the third in a series about etchings, Emily York discusses 46 aquatints by 32 artists, with special attention to fascinating sequential works by Richard Diebenkorn and Al Held. Magical Secrets about Line Etching & Engraving by Catherine Brooks,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(23).

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Health and safety is addressed where necessary. US$ This book is a new volume in the Magical Secrets series published by Crown Point Press in San Francisco. What are Magical Secrets. They are ways of setting yourself up for thinking creatively, for a sudden understanding, something like a miracle.

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This is an excerpt from the DVD included in the book. Literary Nonfiction. Art. California Interest. Inthe art journal Vision was conceived of and edited by Bay Area Conceptual artist Tom Marioni and published by Crown Point Press.

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Etching is traditionally the process of using strong acid or mordant to cut into the unprotected parts of a metal surface to create a design in intaglio (incised) in the metal. In modern manufacturing, other chemicals may be used on other types of material. As a method of printmaking, it is, along with engraving, the most important technique for old master prints, and remains in wide use today.

Kathan Brown (born ) is an American printmaker, writer, lecturer, andBrown founded Crown Point Press, a fine art print shop specializing in etching, and has owned and directed the shop since then. Crown Point Press is widely credited with sparking the revival of etching as a viable art medium.

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Author Catherine Brooks is a master printer at Crown Point Press, printers and publishers of etchings sinceand she draws on the venerable history of that institution to create an inspirational and highly usable how-to book. Inspect the damage. Note the problem. If the engraving is misspelled, you will probably have to erase it entirely.

If there is a smaller mistake, you can fix it by engraving over it, adding to the design or erasing a small part of the design.