Design

Craft, Practical Art & Pattern Books

The Andean Science of Weaving

The Andean Science of Weaving

Structures and Techniques of Warp-faced Weaves

  • Hardback
A completely new way of understanding one of the great craft traditions of the world

Art Studio

Art Studio

Great Paintings to Colour In

  • Paperback
Relaxing, challenging and informative: a combination for anyone who’s caught the colouring bug

The Art of Felt

The Art of Felt

Inspirational Designs, Textures and Surfaces

  • Paperback with flaps
Every page offers a visual stimulus to the creative imagination … well thought-out and presented – Craftsman

Arts and Crafts of the Islamic Lands

Arts & Crafts of the Islamic Lands

Principles • Materials • Practice

  • PLC (with jacket)
The cultural, technical, philosophical and historical heritage of Islamic arts and crafts, that contemporary artists and craftspeople still draw on today

Cressida Bell

Cressida Bell's Cake Design

Fifty Fabulous Cakes

  • Paperback with flaps
  • Distributed on behalf of Double-Barrelled Books

Brooches

Brooches

20 Creative Projects

  • Quarterbound/PLC (no jacket)
Plenty to inspire both novice and experienced crafters alike … these stylish books will appeal to all ages – 'Sewing World

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

A Book of Contemporary Inspiration

  • Paperback with flaps
Other books propose patterns to copy: this one uses patterns from nature as points of departure, opening up endless possibilities for sophisticated calligraphy

The Celtic Design Book
  • Flexibound PLC (no jacket)
A treasure trove of ideas…excellent books for anyone really interested in Celtic design itself, or for anyone interested in developing their skills in formalized design – Popular Crafts

Celtic Alphabets
  • Paperback
over five hundred drawings cover the whole spectrum of Celtic ornament in its mosty useful form

The Ceramics Design Course

The Ceramics Design Course

Principles | Practices | Techniques

  • Paperback
Whether you want to create utilitarian, hard-wearing pots or decorative pieces of fine art, this unique book provides the inspiration and the skills to design ceramics with flair.

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Clay

Contemporary Ceramic Artisans

  • PLC (no jacket)

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The Colouring, Bronzing and Patination of Metals

The Colouring, Bronzing and Patination of Metals

A Manual for Fine Metalworkers, Sculptors and Designers

  • Hardback
A meticulous piece of research, immaculately presented – Design

Craft Traditions of the World

Craft Traditions of the World

Locally Made, Globally Inspiring

  • Hardback
Be prepared to be humbled by the exquisite designs and beautiful workmanship of artisans from every corner of the globe … today’s mass-produced kitsch items pale into significance against the painstakingly innovative crafts exhibited here – Real Travel

Craft Companion
  • PLC (no jacket)
It's not often that a generalist book can give a specialist title a run for its money but this puts many current embroidery titles to shame in terms of its scope and presentation – Embroidery magazine