FIRST GENERATIONPhotographically reproduced copy made from the
FIXTo spray with a clear coat to protect or preserve an image surface.
FIXATIVEAny clear solution sprayed or coated on a surface to stabilize,
protect, or preserve an image.
FIXERA solution or chemical that stabilizes the development of
FLEXIBLE CURVE RULEA scale or rule that bends in shape to irregular
FLAKE WHITESee WHITE LEAD.
FLANNEL BOARDAlso called FELTBOARD. A presentation board
covered in felt or flannel that cut out shapes backed with a slightly abrasive
backing will cling to.
FLAPPINGSee MOUNTING AND FLAPPING.
FLAT BRUSHA flat oil painting brush that is thicker and with longer
bristles than the bright brush.
FLAT COLORColor that is dull or grayed or has a matte surface.
FLAT TONEAn area of uniform or even color.
FLIP CARDOne of a series of photographs or drawings shown in
sequence to tell a story or deliver a message.
FLOPTo reverse from right to left or vice versa.
FLOPPY DISKA disk of magnetic oxide that stores electronic data for
retrieval by a computer disk drive.
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