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Product News


SHOP TALK | This monthly department highlights products
that are applicable to art education.


GELLI ARTS

Gel Printing Plates from Gelli® Arts look and feel like gelatin, are durable, reusable, store at room temperature, are easy to clean and always ready for printing. Monoprinting on a Gelli plate is simple, immediate and the prints are cool! The plates are available in a variety of sizes. Classroom Kits are also available.

www.gelliarts.com


SPEEDBALL ART

Block print on both fabric and paper with the Ultimate Fabric & Paper Block Printing Kit from Speedball®.. Included are: 4″ × 5″ linoleum block; 3″ × 4″ Speedy-Carve block; four linoleum cutters with one handle; bench hook/inking plate; 4-inch hard rubber brayer; baren; printing paper; two 1.25-oz. tubes of ink (black and white); Pink Soap (1 oz.); plus an instructional booklet and DVD.

www.speedballart.com


A.W.T. WORLD TRADE

The Versa-Rack has many of uses for drying or storing rigid or semi-rigid objects. The tabletop model features eight shelves, which can hold objects up to 12″ x 18″ with a 3-inch clearance. The floor model has 13 shelves plus casters that permit tilt-and-wheel mobility for easy movement. Use the Versa-Rack for storing or drying items such as silk-screen print frames, canvas boards, stretched canvasses, cardboard, heavy felt, construction paper, poster board and more.

www.awt-gpi.com


LOGAN GRAPHIC PRODUCTS

The Framers Edge Elite Mat Cutter is designed for high volume and delivers consistent durability, comfort and accuracy. It can bevel cut up to 8-ply mat boards and straight cut up to 3/8-inch foam board. It features a quick change 32-inch scaled and 9-inch un-scaled squaring arm, parallel mat guide in aluminum channels, dual purpose cutting head with straight and bevel ability and movable production stops. A free set-up and instruction DVD is also included.

www.logangraphic.com

 


MEDIA REVIEWS | Recent releases in print, DVD, CD-ROM, software and
other visual resources are highlighted in this monthly column.


SKETCHING PEOPLE: An Urban Sketcher’s Manual to Drawing Figures and Faces,
by Lynne Chapman.
Barron’s Educational Series, Inc.,
$19.99

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101 TEXTURES IN GRAPHITE & CHARCOAL:
Practical Drawing Techniques for Rendering a Variety of Surfaces & Textures,

by Steven Pearce.
Walter Foster Publishing,
$21.95

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