Inspired to Stitch: 21 textile artists

Inspired to Stitch: 21 textile artists

By: Diana Springall (author)Hardback

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This is a fascinating look at the exciting world of textile design and how artists in this field develop their work through the use of sketches, photographs, collages etc. Focussing on the work of 21 British textile artists from the past 50 years, this book displays drawings and pages from workbooks, preliminary designs and models as well as the finished product. The result is a fascinating and practical look at how well-known designers get their inspiration and then translate it into finished work. British textile design is a world leader and its influence tremendous so this book should have wide appeal. Winner of the Textile Awards: Textile Book of the Year 2006

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About Author

Arenowned British textile artist and a past chairman of both The Embroiderers' Guild and The Society of Designer-Craftsmen. She has taught at various art colleges and is a Panel Lecturer for the V&A. She works as a designer/maker and her textile art appears in collections and exhibitions worldwide.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/09/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780713669862
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780713669862
  • weight: 1244
  • ISBN10: 0713669861

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