By Bonny Pierce Lhotka

In electronic Alchemy, acclaimed printmaker Bonny Pierce Lhotka exhibits tips to flip your usual inkjet printer right into a possible magical device in a position to remodeling your revealed photos into actual artworks. utilizing lots of visuals and simple phrases, Lhotka walks you step by step via over a dozen tasks. overlook printing on uninteresting previous paper, in electronic Alchemy, you’ll find out how to move and print photos to various surfaces together with steel, wooden, cloth, stone, and plastic utilizing the options Lhotka’s spent years developing.

If you’re a photographer searching for new how one can customize your paintings or a electronic artist who’s able to take your paintings to the subsequent point, you’ll locate the entire instruments, concepts, and notion you wish during this booklet. Lhotka’s enthusiasm for experimenting with strange printing fabrics and approaches has led her to create new and awesome move recommendations, together with one who resembles a Polaroid™ move on steroids. She additionally exhibits you ways to make prints utilizing unforeseen, daily fabrics equivalent to hand sanitizer and gelatin. You’ll even study direct printing, the procedure for sending your customized substrate via your printer virtually as though it have been paper.

In electronic Alchemy, you’ll learn the way to:

  • Transfer pictures to steel, wooden, plastic, and different fabrics that won't feed via an inkjet printer
  • Print at once on steel for a fragment of the price of utilizing a print service
  • Simulate a print from a dear UV flatbed printer utilizing a cheap machine printer
  • Use provider sheets and paintable precoats to print on virtually any surface
  • Achieve near-lithographic caliber electronic prints with move techniques to uncoated positive paintings paper

In addition to the tutorials within the e-book, you could watch Lhotka in motion at the incorporated DVD-ROM, which has over 60 mins of video pictures the place you’ll practice an alcohol gel move, move a picture to a wood floor, use your inkjet printer to accomplish impressive prints, and extra. easily insert the DVD-ROM into your computer's DVD force. notice, this DVD-ROM won't paintings in television DVD players.

Show description

Read Online or Download Digital Alchemy: Printmaking techniques for fine art, photography, and mixed media (Voices That Matter) PDF

Similar Desktop Publishing books

Fireworks MX: A Beginner's Guide

This finished creation to making and exporting portraits for the internet with Fireworks, covers: alterations to the software panel; the houses Inspector function; using fills, strokes and gradients; integrating Fireworks with Photoshop, Flash and different courses; and the automatic beneficial properties.

How to Do Everything with PowerPoint(R)

Create top quality, attention-getting PowerPoint shows quick and simply with this solutions-packed consultant. Make slides and successfully show your message via textual content, portraits, and multimedia--for show-stopping shows.

LaTeX: A Document Preparation System (2nd Edition)

LaTex is a software program method for typesetting records. since it is mainly solid for technical files and is on the market for nearly any machine approach, LaTex has turn into a lingua franca of the clinical international. Researchers, educators, and scholars in universities, in addition to scientists in undefined, use LaTex to supply professionally formatted papers, proposals, and books.

Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Classroom in a Book

If you are like so much Acrobat users--creative, enterprise, and engineering execs who paintings with complicated digital documents--you can unwell come up with the money for to overlook a beat on your construction workflow. nonetheless, you could unwell have the funds for being left at the back of by way of studying the latest model of the real instrument in your machine, Adobe Acrobat 7.

Additional info for Digital Alchemy: Printmaking techniques for fine art, photography, and mixed media (Voices That Matter)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.73 of 5 – based on 29 votes