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Print & Pattern 2: Bowie Style

Print & Pattern 2: Bowie Style
Library Shelf Location 38.PERK
Publication Date 2011
Description

Features the work of 140 contemporary pattern designers, arranged alphabetically, by designer. Summary "Pattern is everywhere. Years of minimalism have been superseded by a riot of colour and shape, whether on walls, fabrics, clothes or signage. Print & Pattern is a visual celebration of contemporary surface design." "Compiled by the creator of the cult blog of the same name, this book documents the work of the best surface designers from around the world and features products that have been embellished with a surface print or pattern, including graphics, cards, gift wrap, stationary, textiles, ceramics, badges, stickers and wallpaper." "As well as successful commercial designs, the book also showcases previously unseen pattern designs from designers' portfolios"-- Provided by publisher. Biography Marie Perkins started the Print & Pattern blog in her spare time whilst researching for mood boards in her job as a textile designer. Creating trend books for leading UK stores meant she needed images to demonstrate print trends, and after finding no dedicated blogs at that time decided to start one. The blog soon became a must-read for those in the industry. Marie is herself a successful surface designer working under the name Inkjet Designs. Her work has featured in numerous magazines and newspaper articles. Subject Pattern books. Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts) Commercial art.

ISBN 9781856697927
Quantity 1
Pages 302 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Author Marie Perkins
Format Paperback
Publisher Laurence King Publishing Ltd, London
Category Design/Graphic Design
Keywords Patterns, Repetition
Language English

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