Art Glossaries

IB Visual Arts: Art Glossaries

Are you not exactly sure what an alkyd paint is? Synthetic resin used in paints and mediums. As a medium works as a binder that encapsulates the pigment and speeds the drying time.From the Italian work for “smoke,” a technique of painting in thin glazes to achieve a hazy, cloudy atmosphere, often to represent objects or landscape meant to be perceived as distant from the picture planeor wonder what the fluster over...


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Renante Sison 15 August 2017 - 07:15

Hi Heather, it seems like some of the embedded links doesn't exist anymore?

Heather McReynolds 19 August 2017 - 12:27

Hi Renante, there has been a major overhaul on the server and many of the links need to be reinstalled, im working on it it and hope to have them all fixed ( and why not, replaced with better or new content) soon. Sorry for the inconvenience :(

Heather McReynolds 20 August 2017 - 01:38

Renante, they are working now, with a few new ones too,


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