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Rosemary Buczek


A Study in Monochromatic Painting
In this class we will study the process of monochromatic painting—that is, painting with one color. One of my favorite engrossers of the early 20th century was P. W. Costello and he so handsomely created many documents utilizing this effect and he did so incredibly well. I have found it particularly useful for memorials of which I have done several over the years. But this technique can be used for many purposes. I should mention that if painting intrigues you and you want to deepen your painting skills this class will challenge one to do just that—we use the light of the paper as well as the subtleties of the pigment to create the final effect.
Skill Level: Some basic painting experience—this class will be limited to 40 students.


B145. The Zanerian Manual. $39.95. Has a few examples of monochromatic painting.

Supplies: 9 x 12 piece of Hot Press watercolor paper; pencil and eraser (E13); pans of water (S784); paper towel for blotting; #2 watercolor brush (preferably Raphael Kolinsky round brush) (BR46), #0 or 1 Watercolor brush (preferably Raphael Kolinsky pointed round #8408) (BR47); Winsor Newton Paynes Gray (WN465).



B145. Zanerian Manual of Alphabets and Engrossing
The Zanerian Manual of Alphabets and Engrossing. 1981. 140pp. 8"x10.5". Spiral.

At present, a reprint of this book is not in the works (as far as we know). You can include the book on your order, and you will be notified of the book's price when/if it is available again.

Click the image for a preview of the book.

The first 21 pages by E.A. Lupfer provide some of the best Copperplate instruction available. He was a master of the hand. Other engrossing alphabets are shown, as well as many examples of engrossed pieces. Revised & reissued at intervals since it was first published as Zanerian Alphabets in 1895. This latest version is printed on glossy paper. The quality of some images is not as good as others.



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E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser
E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser

A highly recommended white plastic eraser. For erasing pencil.



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S784. Water Container - 3 Piece
S784. Three Piece Detachable Plastic Brush Washer

Three plastic water containers that detach and fit into one. Use this handy item for rinsing pens and brushes. Great for workshops.




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BR46. Raphael Kolinsky 8404 Brushes
Raphael Kolinsky Sable Fine Point Round Watercolor Brush

These brushes are handmade with the finest Kolinsky Red Sable. Multiple hair lengths ensure tightest possible point and a full belly for a high paint load. They have superior resiliency, spring and snap. (The photo shows the shape, but not the size of the brushes)

Recommended by Rosemary Buczek for illumination.





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BR47. Raphael Kolinsky 8408 Brushes
Raphael Kolinsky Sable Extra Fine Point Round Watercolor Brush

The same superior quality sable as the 8404 (BR46), but an extra-fine tapered point with a smaller belly for quick, precise strokes. Extremely responsive tip. (The photo shows the shape, but not the size of the brushes)

These bushes are handmade with the finest Kolinsky Red Sable. Multiple hair lengths ensure tightest possible point and a full belly for a high paint load. They have superior resiliency, spring and snap. Recommended by Rosemary Buczek for illumination.

Prices listed are 15% off retail!





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