CABINET PROJECTION A type of oblique drawing with the angled
receding lines drawn to one-half scale.
CALLOUT To call attention to a part or item in an illustration.
CAMCORDER A video camera and recorder in one unit.
CAMEO PAPER Paper of a dull, smooth finish used frequently for carbon
and graphite pencil drawings.
CAMERA LUCIDA Also called LACEY LUCY. An instrument with
prism lenses used for enlarging or reducing artwork.
CAMERA-READY COPY See REPRODUCTION COPY.
CANVAS A surface made of cloth, usually cotton or linen, for painting.
CANVAS BOARD Cardboard covered with cotton or linen used as a
surface for painting.
CANVASKIN A paper with a textured surface resembling canvas.
CAPTION Any descriptive heading or title for an illustration or table.
CARBON PENCIL Pressed carbon in a wood casing.
CARICATURE The deliberate exaggeration and distortion of prominent
features or mannerisms.
CARPENTERS PENCIL A wide, flat lead pencil ideal for chisel point
lettering or laying in broad tones.
CARTOON A comic or satiric drawing.
CARTOUCHE A scroll-like design used ornamentally in printing or hand
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