The artist's handbook

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Knopf, Nov 12, 1987 - Art - 352 pages
3 Reviews
The definitive, practical guide to all the tools, techniques, and materials of paintings, drawing, printmaking and related visual arts. Over 1,000 illustrations and 175,000 words of text.

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User Review  - Tamara - Goodreads

An excellent beginner's introduction to various media and their basic uses; the section on health and safety was also extremely useful, as the section on pigments was interesting. Read full review

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User Review  - Jekloneo - Goodreads

So far? I haven't touched much of it, only the parts on lithography/printmaking. I'm not intending to read everything; I borrowed it from the library. I haven't finished it, actually. I skimmed ... Read full review

Contents

materials
6
DRAWING
68
Allpurpose pencil
77
Copyright

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