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Preparatory drawing

Cartoon

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Ingredient that holds pigment particles to each other and to a ground

Binder

3

Preliminary coating

Primer/Ground

4

Soft, crystalline form of carbon

Graphite

5

Charred wood

Charcoal

6

Binder is greasy

Pastel/Chalk

7

Pigment mixed with wax and resin. When the colors are heated, the wax melts and the paint can be brushed easily. When the wax cools, the paints hardens.

Encaustic

8

Surface on which a design is prepared before being transferred through pressure to a receiving surface such a as paper.

Matrix

9

Any printing method in which the image to be printed is raised from a background.

Relief

10

The areas meant to print are below the surface of the printing plate.

Intaglio

11

The basic tool is the burin, a sharp, V shaped instrument used to cut lines into the metal plate

Engraving

12

Done with acids which “eat” lines and depressions into a metal plate.

Etching

13

The printing surface is flat, not raised as in relief or depressed as in intaglio.

Lithography

14

Silk is the traditional material

Screenprinting

15

Only one print results.

Monotype

16

A projecting beam or member supported at only one end

Cantilever

17

Bulge in a column

Entasis

18

Stress the material is able to endure without being compromised

Tensile strength

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Type of sculpture in which the figures are presented in complete three-dimensional form and are not attached to a flat background.

In the round

20

Building system where strong horizontal elements are held up by strong vertical elements with large spaces between them.

Post-and-lintel