SPHEREA form where all points are equidistant from the center.
SPINEThe bound edge of a book.
SPLINEA flexible rule, held in place by lead ducks, used to draw irregular
SPLIT BRUSH TECHNIQUEAlso 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 FIELDA rangefinder that focuses an image by dividing the image
in half and requiring alignment into a whole.
SPOT COLORUsing 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.
STABILIZERA chemical that arrests the continued development of an
image and fixes that image into the surface.
STABILO PENCILA pencil that uses grease or wax as a binder for
pigment and is capable of writing on glass.
STATICLacking in movement.
STATION POINTThe point of observation in the making of perspective
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