A Textbook on Ornamental Design (page 2/2)

[picture: Front Cover]

Front Cover

The front cover of “Ornamental Design” is not itself very ornamented.


[picture: Title Page]

Title Page

a textbook on
International Correspondence Schools
scranton, PA.


[picture: 11.---Drawing a circle with the compasses.]

11.—Drawing a circle with the compasses.

Showing how to draw a circle with a pair of compasses. [more...]


[picture: 12.---Dividers.]


Dividers are like compasses but with two sharp points, and can be used for measuring distances.


[picture: 13.---Bow Pencil and Bow Pen]

13.—Bow Pencil and Bow Pen

For drawing circles with.


[picture: 14.---How to sharpen a pencil]
[picture: 15.---Holding a Ruling Pen.]

15.—Holding a Ruling Pen.

“13. Inking.—For drawing ink lines other than arcs of circles, the ruling pen (or right-line pen, as it is sometimes called) is used. Its should be held as nearly perpendicular to the board as possible, with the hand in the position shown in Figs. 15 and 16, bearing lightly against the T square