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Hidden treasures : the history and technique of fore-edge painting

Author: Jeanne Bennett; Calliope Press,
Publisher: [New York] : Calliope Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
History
Presentation inscriptions (Provenance)
Printed books
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Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Bennett; Calliope Press,
ISBN: 9780939684045 0939684047
OCLC Number: 794059769
Notes: UNCG University Libraries notes:
In dust jacket.
Special Collections copy inscribed by the author to Don Etherington.
763240
Purchase; Donald Etherington; 2016.
Description: ix, 206 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: The past: the history of fore-edge painting. How it all started ; Edge decoration and some techniques ; From book-edge decoration to fore-edge painting ; The Edwards of Halifax ; Variations on a theme ; Miniaturists anonymous --
The present: bringing us up to date. Interview with the master: part one ; Interview with the master: part two ; Some 19th and 20th century artists --
The future: the technique of fore-edge painting. You can be a fepper too ; Tools and supplies ; The fore-edge painting press ; Getting started ; Preparing the canvas ; Fanning the fore-edge and clamping it in the press ; The fore-edge painting design ; Rules, tools and mishaps ; Painting the fore-edge step-by-step --
Advanced techniques. Bookbinding tips, tools and supplies ; Make a portable combination fepping press ; Unbound books and blank journals ; Hardbound books ; How to hide the painting ; Double-fan adhesive binding ; Making a cover for the book ; Fepping futures --
Gallery of paintings. The art show --
Student work.
Responsibility: by Jeanne Bennett.
Local System Bib Number:
System.Supplied@2016-10-28,13:54:14
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