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ORNAMENTAL DESIGNS AND ILLUSTRATIONS
J.M. Bergling, 106pp, 1964
For the designer and artist, using pen, brush, graver or
needle, who needs a model for designs they have in view.
Prepared in condensed form, as a reference, this book
deals in a variety of subjects that should prove an invaluable
service. 2lbs. 4oz. - 0203141 - $24.95

PRACTICAL JEWELRY RENDERING
Tim McCreight, 96pp, 1994
In addition to foolproof instructions on rendering techniques,
this valuable book contains a plastic template of gem shapes
and more than 30 figure drawings to help you visualize your
ideas on the wearer. Spiralbound - 2lbs. 2oz. - 0204077 - $24.95

PRINCIPLES OF COLOR
Faber Birren, 96pp, 1987
Taken from the quilting field, this book is great for mature
artists and teachers who want to keep up with recent discussion
of theory, also excellent for the beginner seeking solutions to
color problems. Paperbound - 1lb. 2oz. - 0204131 - $10.95

Available from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Bookstore
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