Painting Shapes and Edges
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Painting Shapes and Edges Give Depth, Clarity and Form to Your Artwork by Hazel Harrison

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Published by Writer"s Digest Books .
Written in English


  • Techniques - Painting,
  • Painting,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Oil Painting,
  • Painting - General,
  • Miscellaneous Items,
  • Techniques - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8227930M
ISBN 100891347356
ISBN 109780891347354

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A fore-edge painting is a technique of painting on the edges of the pages of a book. The artwork can only be seen when the pages are fanned, as seen in the animation below. When the book is closed, you don’t see the image because it is hidden by the gilding (i.e., the gold leaf applied to the edges of the page). 2 days ago  Edges refer to where one shape ends and another shape begins. This is not limited to separate objects, but also a gradation of colour and the variances in shading. One of our most common mistakes in painting is to create a sharp edge between everything as if we are filling in the blanks of a colouring :// Edge painting at its surface sounds pretty simple – it’s a process by which color is applied to the edges of cards, invitations, even books or journals. Edge painting can be done in any color, including metallics and foils (!), and is usually mixed by hand to be matched to a specific Pantone :// - Explore William Snipes's board "Edge Design" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Painting edges, Bookbinding, Book ://

When painting, pick out a few hard edges at points where you want the viewer to concentrate and soften the edges elsewhere. Draw and paint across edges of forms if the shapes are in a similar place. Do not color up to the edges of “things”. Confine detail to the edges of shapes or to transitions between adjacent ://   The book appears to be a typical hard bound with a decorative spine and gilded fore edge. The person handling the book in the video then holds the block of pages between the thumb and the rest of the fingers and bends it to fan out the edges slightly. All of a sudden, a lovely painting of a landscape pops out of the book’s :// Painting, the expression of ideas and emotions, with the creation of certain aesthetic qualities, in a two-dimensional visual language. The elements of this language—its shapes, lines, colors, tones, and textures—are used in various ways to produce sensations of volume, space, movement, and light on a   "By the sixteenth century, a Venetian artist, Cesare Vecellio, devised a way to enhance the beauty of a book by painting on its edges. The images, mostly portraits, were easily viewed when the covers of the book were closed. A century later in England, Samuel Mearne, a bookbinder to the royal family, developed the art of the 'disappearing painting' on the fore-edge of a book."