am a graphic designer, so this book caught my attention pretty quickly.
It covers both types I have heard of and several that I have never
heard of before. Though most of the styles in it are out of my interest
or ability, I still was able to learn more about them and see how the
results look. I did find a few things that I want to try my hand at now.
each type, there is history about them and examples of how they look
and are done. They are described in enough detail to get you started
experimenting and improving your skills. Covey provides a list of
supplies, and tips that are useful so that you don't have to learn the
Covey interviewed several artists in the printmaking
field to research the book, and she included art done by these artists
and information about the artists themselves.
matter your level of interest, whether you just like looking at and
reading about printmaking, or you want to do it, this book has something