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Parramón Ediciones Editorial Team

Overview
Works: 164 works in 251 publications in 3 languages and 9,850 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Atlases  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ND1535, 751.4
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Most widely held works by Parramón Ediciones
All about techniques in acrylics : [an indispensable manual for artists]( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title analyzes and describes the possibilities available to artists who paint with plastic-based pigments, or acrylics. These pigments can be used to imitate the qualities of other media as diverse as oils and watercolors, while retaining a unique quality and brightness
Essential atlas of physics and chemistry by Jordi Llansana( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This information-packed atlas combines attractive photos, diagrams, and illustrations with lucid text to present a general overview of physics, chemistry, and their relationship to each other in nature and technology. The book's many color illustrations are complemented with brief, enlightening captions that explain fundamental principles of physics and chemistry and their practical applications. Detailed diagrams explain and illustrate the structure of atoms, chemical bonds, and many other topics. A detailed index guides the reader to individual topics. Newest in Barron's series of popular illustrated science reference guides, the Essential Atlas of Physics and Chemistry explains fundamental principles of both sciences and shows how they relate to one another. Text and illustrations are combined in an easy-to-understand yet scientifically accurate context. The related concepts of energy and heat are explained in terms of their uses in both simple and complex machines. Also explained are the characteristics of liquids, gases, and solids. Other subjects covered are the characteristics of sound, light, electricity and magnetism, atomic structure, the periodic table of elements, and simple chemical reactions. Full-color photos, artwork, and diagrams on every page complement clear textual descriptions
Atlas of anatomy( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the male and female human anatomy, both internal and external, and explains how the parts interact with each other
Autumn : creative activities for young children( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to serve as a practical work tool, this book presents two- and three-dimensional activities that center around the colors that are typical of autumn, including a yarn leaf, an autumn landscape, a chestnut mobile, and more
Winter : creative activities for young children( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to serve as a practical work tool, this book presents two- and three-dimensional activities related to winter, including a winter village scene, penguin figurines, and an Eskimo who is ice fishing
Essential atlas of botany by Josep Cuerda( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This information packed atlas combines attractive photos and illustrations with lucid text to present a panorama of the plant world. Scientifically accurate illustrations are accompanied by concise information on the origin and development of plant life, and on the role plants play from the dual perspectives of global ecology and economics
Anatomy for the artist( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newest title in this attractive series for ambitious art students, teachers, and experienced hobbyists presents detailed instruction in human anatomy, which is the basis for drawing and painting the human figure in all of its thematic and stylistic variations. The profusely illustrated text focuses on the human skeleton and muscles, and shows students how to determine correct body proportions and render natural looking poses. Students who master the techniques as they are shown in this book will have developed the necessary skills to create finished portraits as well as convincing human figures within the context of a variety of painting genres. -- Book Description
Celebrations : creative activities for young children( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to serve as a practical work tool, this book presents two- and three-dimensional activities related to the different celebrations occurring throughout the year, including the Christmas holidays, traditional festivals, and carnivals
Airbrush( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The airbrush and its uses are explained in detail, starting with photos and cutaway diagrams of different types of airbrush. Instruction is given on ways of using an airbrush, both to enhance existing photographs and to create photo-like paintings. Self-teaching manuals for ambitious amateur artists, The Painter's Corner books can also serve as textbooks in the art classroom. Aimed at instructing both beginners and intermediate-level painters, these books explain the basics of drawing and painting and include sample projects to show artists how to achieve beautifully finished artworks
All about techniques in pastel by Parramón Editorial Team( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume explores the art medium of pastels. It introduces the various materials and equipment needed to work in this medium. In addition, techniques of color blending and varying textures that are specific to pastels are shown in detail. Color illustrations show pastel compositions in progressive stages of completion. The book also addresses the challenges of depicting various subjects such as portraits, clouds, and reflections in water, metal and glass
All about techniques in oil( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume illustrates and explains the fundamentals of working in the traditional medium of oil paint. It offers advice on choosing pigments, canvas, and equipment, then instructs on the use of brushes, knives, and other artist's tools. The theory of color and its combinations is treated in detail, and then readers are guided step-by-step through the creation of landscapes, portraits, nudes, still-life's, animal illustrations, and more
Charcoal, sanguine crayon, and chalk( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Instruction in this color-illustrated book introduces three of the most commonly used dry media for drawing and sketching. Roughly the first one-third of this art students' manual explains the properties and uses of charcoal, sanguine crayon, and chalk, and demonstrates how to get started with them on art projects. Information here includes recommended papers, ways of making strokes, shading, color blending, tonal range, and correcting mistakes. The book's remaining two-thirds presents a series of 16 practical exercises that employ all three media. Exercises include creating chiaroscuro (shades and shadows), drawing still-lifes and landscapes, mastering perspective, drawing nudes, and making portraits. Here is a practical art class instruction manual that can also be used as a self-teaching book by ambitious amateur artists. Full-color illustrations on nearly every page
Still life( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A step-by-step guide to still life painting, discussing the history of the genre; offering advice on subject, composition, tools, and materials; and featuring a series of exercises and projects in a variety of media
All about techniques in drawing( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume instructs readers on how to achieve highly finished illustrations in a variety of media. It shows and describes recommended equipment for drawing, both in monochrome and color. Sections that follow demonstrate use of individual media, including pencil, charcoal, colored pencils, pastels, inks, and felt-tip pens. Techniques are applied to a variety of subjects, including still-life's, human figures, landscapes, animals, water scenes, and more. Step-by-step exercises are provided to demonstrate how the author got from a blank sheet of paper to a replication of a famous work of art done in the various mediums
Light and color( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the roles of light and color in artistic expression, in visual representation, and in shapes and space, and presents step-by-step demonstrations of the use of light and color in the depiction of objects, the human figure, and landscape using several kinds of media
All about techniques in illustration by Parramón Ediciones( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a broad overview of the current techniques and styles used in illustration today, from traditional watercolor to modern illustration processes using computers, conventional artistic methods (gouache, pastels, colored pencils, ink, oils, and acrylics, as well as more recent ones (airbrush, photomontage, collage, and three-dimensional illustration. All the techniques are explained through one or more practical examples illustrated in step-by-step sequences. Also included in the book are various informative sections about the historical evolution of illustration and the genres and styles most commonly used today, as well as guidelines and advice on the work of the professional illustrator with respect to current publishing practice
Essential atlas of mathematics( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photographs, diagrams, illustrations, and text to explain the basic concepts and theories of mathematics, covering number systems, natural numbers, divisibility, whole numbers, equations, functions and graphs, triangles, graphs, probability, and many other topics
All about techniques in watercolor( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume introduces and demonstrates materials, brushwork technique, color theory, and the various kinds of paper available to watercolor artists. The editors include easy to follow visual tutorials and hand painted examples. Step-by-step exercises explain the basic "tricks of the trade" and progress to instruction on creating polished watercolor paintings
Water effects by David Sanmiguel( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Instruction in methods and materials for creating water effects using various art media"--Cover
All about techniques in color( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barron's All About Techniques books offer advanced instruction to ambitious art students and experienced hobbyists. This book presents a thorough review of color theory, with instruction on how to mix primary colors to produce virtually every color and every gradation in the visible spectrum. Practical exercises apply primarily to watercolor, oil, gouache, acrylic, inks, and pastel. -- Book Description
 
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All about techniques in acrylics : [an indispensable manual for artists]
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Essential atlas of physics and chemistryAtlas of anatomyAutumn : creative activities for young childrenWinter : creative activities for young childrenEssential atlas of botanyAnatomy for the artistCelebrations : creative activities for young childrenAirbrush