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The working surface from which a print is made is called a___________________.

woodcut; Chinese

The oldest form of printmaking is_______, and most likely the first people to use it were the ancient _____________.

Woodcut; Below

Zhao Xiaomo's "Family by the Lotus Pond is an _____________. The areas that were not meant to be printed were carved out _______________the surface of the wood.

Woodcuts; Hard, non-directional surface

__________make use of the flat surface of wooden boards, but wood engravings use the end sections of the boards, yielding a _________.

Percise lines

In Paul Landacre's "Growing Corn" we see a good example of ________and __________ that can be obtained from the skillful use of wood engraving.

Intaglio; Metal Plates

__________prints are created by using _________ into which lines have been incised.

Etching; Acid Bath

__________is an intaglio process in which the matrix is covered with a waxy substance and the design is drawn into this substance. The completed matrix drawing is then put into an __________.


In "The Painter and His Model" Picasso was able to approximate the effects of mezzotint with a much simpler technique known as ___________

Soft-ground etching

______is a type of etching that can be used to produce the effects of crayon or pencil drawings.

only yields a single unique image

A monotype differs from all other printmaking techniques because ____________.


The popularity of relief printing declined with the introduction of the _________ process, which did not appear until the 15th century.

Wash Drawings

Aquatint is frequently used along with line etching to mimic the effects produced by ________________.

Color lithograph

Chinese artist Wang Guangyi, "Great Criticism: Coca-Cola" is a _______________ that resembles a commercially anti-American propaganda poster.

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