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Title:
The encyclopedia of colored pencil techniques
Author:
Martin, Judy (Frances Judy)
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Philadelphia, Penn. : Running Press, 1997.

©1992
Physical Description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Originally published: 1992.

"A Quarto book."

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780762401178
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library NC892 .M365 1992 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Explains the basic characteristics and color ranges of the main kinds of colored pencils: hard, soft, and pastel varieties. Offers step-by-step, visual demonstrations of each key technique-from blending, blocking in, and burnishing to graffito, stippling, and impressing-with more than 150 full-color illustrations. Includes an inspiring gallery of finished examples that show how professional artist make imaginative, dynamic use of techniques to interpret a wide range of subjects.


Author Notes

Writer and quilt maker Judy Martin graduated from the University of California in 1969.

From 1979 to 1987, Martin contributed articles and designs to Quilter's Newsletter Magazine and Quilter. In 1987, Martin and her husband Steve started their own publishing company, Crosley-Griffith.

Martin's books include The Block Book, Judy Martin's Ultimate Rotary Cutting Reference and Pierced Borders: The Complete Resource.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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