The technique of broadly applying thin layers of dilute pigment to a surface, giving an almost transparent effect. Usually used with watercolours.
A transparent paint made with water soluble pigment and water as the medium and gum-arabic as the binder.
An embossed design used as an identification of the paper or papermaker. The embossing is done during production and can be seen when the paper is held up to the light.
A printmaking process where relief prints are made using a piece of carved wood instead of a plate.