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Describes the educational, schooling, and talents wanted for a occupation in structure, style layout, printmaking, picture layout, jewellery making, and panorama layout.

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Designs can be printed or painted on paper in the same ways used on cloth. Bookbindings of papier-mâché offer another possibility. Persian artists in the seventeenth century painted papier-mâché bookbindings in jewel-like colors, portraying scenes of princely gardens or bucolic landscapes. The bookbinder cuts the cover material large enough to fold around the edges of the boards. If the material is leather, the edges are pared to make them thinner so they will fold easily. The bookbinder pastes the leather to the boards and in order to make the inner surfaces all the same thickness, pastes paper the thickness of the leather edges to fill in the areas on the insides of the boards not covered by leather.

Gardner, better known as Betty, was born and grew up in Edwardsville, Illinois. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from MacMurray College in Jacksonville, Illinois. She now lives in San Francisco with her husband, one of their three daughters, and their cat Max. She is a docent at The San Francisco Fine Arts Museums. Page vii Foreword When we talk about art, we are often referring to what traditionally are known as the fine artspainting, sculpture, drawing, and so forth. But the term art offers a much broader description in that it involves skill in making or doing something.

Perhaps this is the field where you should direct your artistic talents. Page 23 Chapter 4 Drawing Careers The World of Drawing One of the first things students in art schools learn is how to draw, as drawing is fundamental to almost all other visual arts. For example, painting is drawing on canvas, paper, wood, ceramic, or whatever; engraving is drawing on metal; etching involves drawing on a wax ground covering metal; lithography involves drawing on a stone or other hard surface; and making a wood-block print involves drawing on wood.

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