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Author Stum, Tracy Lee, author

Title The art of chalk : techniques & inspiration for creating art with chalk / Tracy Lee Stum
Published Beverly, Massachusetts : Rockport Publishers, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (160 pages) : colour illustrations
Contents The art of chalk : an overview -- Chalkboard art -- Pastel fine art -- Street painting
Summary Chalk, a ubiquitous and versatile implement made from limestone, is much more than a humble tool for jotting impermanent notes. With a wide range of uses in art and design, chalk is quickly becoming a favourite of artists around the world to create impressive works of art. In The Art of Chalk, noted street painter Tracy Lee Stum takes an inspiring look at the many exciting creative applications for this easily accessible medium. With a historic overview of chalk's origins as an art medium, and how its artistic uses have evolved over the centuries, this book is a wealth of knowledge for anyone looking to get creative with this time-honoured art medium
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Chalk drawing -- Technique.
Pastel drawing -- Technique.
Street art -- Technique.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1627886567 (electronic bk)
9781627886567 (electronic bk)