SPHERE A form where all points are equidistant from the center.
SPINE The bound edge of a book.
SPLINE A flexible rule, held in place by lead ducks, used to draw irregular
SPLIT BRUSH TECHNIQUE Also called DRY BRUSH TECHNIQUE.
Painting or drawing with a brush having the hairs separated to form more
than one point.
SPLIT COMPLEMENTA color scheme that uses a key hue with the two
colors that lie adjacent to its opposite on the color wheel.
SPLIT FIELD A rangefinder that focuses an image by dividing the image
in half and requiring alignment into a whole.
SPOT COLOR Using a combination of two individual colors, a main
color, usually black, and an accent color instead of a full-color output.
SQUEEGEE (1)An implement used on silk process printing presses that
forces ink and ink compounds through the screen and stencil onto a printing
surface to form the image; (2) The process of forcing pigment across a
surface with other than a brush.
STABILIZER A chemical that arrests the continued development of an
image and fixes that image into the surface.
STABILO PENCIL A pencil that uses grease or wax as a binder for
pigment and is capable of writing on glass.
STAT See PHOTOSTAT.
STATIC Lacking in movement.
STATION POINT The point of observation in the making of perspective
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