Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Printmaking Terms


Printmaking The process of making one or more prints
Brayer a rubber roller used to apply ink over a surface
Plate a piece of flat material, such as wood or metal, with a design on the surface
Ink a binder is sticky and thicker than most paints
Collagraph a print made from an image built with glue bits of paper, pictures, fabric, or other materials to a flat surface
Printing Press A piece of equipment that provides slow, constant pressure to a plate to help in the transfer of the image to the printed surface.
Inking Well Surface where ink is rolled out before applying it to the printing plate.
Collagraph a print made from an image built with glue bits of paper, pictures, fabric, or other materials to a flat surface
Pulling a Print The process of applying ink to the plate and pressing it onto paper off the inked plate.
Ink A trail print pulled to test the technical qualities of an image
Edition Set of Identical prints, numbered and signed by the artist (ex: Name and 1/5, 2/5, 3/5)
Created by: VSDB
Popular Miscellaneous sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards