San Francisco: Crown Point Press, 2008. Hardcover. Blue and color-illustrated boards with multi-colored lettering. 361 pp. Color and BW illustrations. VG. Item #171408
"Emily York discusses aquatint, a form of etching used to create delicate washes, velvety blacks, and intricate layers of color impossible in other art media. Using 46 prints by 32 artists, she ties process directly to art and explains spit bite, sugar lift, soap ground, and water bite. She also details steel-facing and multiple plate printing, with step-by-step instructions for making your own aquatints."
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