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How to Draw Celtic Knotwork: A Practical Handbook
     

How to Draw Celtic Knotwork: A Practical Handbook

by Andy Sloss
 
It's the most successful book ever published on the practical aspects of creating traditional Celtic knot patterns using modern techniques. No wonder: it opens up one of the most beautiful artistic forms to just about anyone. With the help of simple computer-made grids, you'll find it incredibly easy to compose thousands of variations on classic knotwork. That

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It's the most successful book ever published on the practical aspects of creating traditional Celtic knot patterns using modern techniques. No wonder: it opens up one of the most beautiful artistic forms to just about anyone. With the help of simple computer-made grids, you'll find it incredibly easy to compose thousands of variations on classic knotwork. That means illustrators, designers, stitchers, and other handicraft enthusiasts can now incorporate these timeless designs into their regular projects. Select from lines, square sections, crossovers, horizontal knots, names and numbers, and many more, including some fascinating strange shapes: over 500 plates present a world of different styles, with advice on smoothing the curves, drawing freehand, and adding decorative touches. Chartered patterns, grids, and an entire sourcebook offer instruction and inspiration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780713724929
Publisher:
Cassell P L C
Publication date:
04/01/1995
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.53(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.53(d)

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