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The art of ballpoint : experimentation, exploration, and techniques in ink / Matt Rota.

Rota, Matt (author,, artist.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch ART DRAWING Rota (Text) 37516002020807 AdultNF Art Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631590573 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 163159057X (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Beverly, Massachusetts : Rockport Publishers, 2015.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"The Art of Ballpoint offers a historical perspective of the pen as an art medium and how it has grown in popularity. The book explores the work, methods, and themes of over 30 leading contemporary artists who draw in many styles ranging from intensely realistic classical drawings, to modern abstractions, graphic illustration, location sketching and street art styles, A detailed section on ballpoint techniques will discuss and demonstrate line drawing and crosshatching, shading and tone, photo-realism, drawing texture and pattern, working in layers, and mixing media with ballpoint. Glide through this inspiring book and enjoy the intricate and impressive works created from an everyday tool"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Pen drawing > Technique.
Ball-point pens.
ART / Techniques / Pen & Ink Drawing.
ART / Techniques / Drawing.
DESIGN / Graphic Arts / Illustration.

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