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Celtic Knots: Mastering the Traditional Patterns

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A new step-by-step guide to the most popular form of Celtic design. Celtic knotwork is the single most widely appealing form within the rich repertoire of Celtic design. Aidan Meehan's new book provides step-by-step instruction for anyone who wants to master the traditional methods of freehand Celtic knot design and then progress to designing fresh knotwork patterns and variations. First, Meehan carefully and clearly explains how to draw the basic knot. Once that technique has been mastered, Meehan shows how to create designs with more complex knots, and how to draw border layouts. The book takes you through every step of the process, and exercises at the end of each unit ensure that you have mastered the techniques before you proceed to the next stage. 2843 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Celtic knotwork is the single most widely appealing form within the rich repertoire of Celtic design. Meehan's new book provides step-by-step instruction for anyone who wants to master the traditional methods of freehand Celtic knot design and then progress to designing fresh knotwork patterns and variations. Illustrations.

About the Author

Aidan Meehan is well known as a teacher and practitioner of Celtic design. Artists, designers, calligraphers, and craftspeople everywhere will find this book invaluable.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780500283998
Author:
Meehan, Aidan
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
Design - Decorative
Subject:
Decoration and ornament, Celtic
Subject:
Repetitive patterns
Subject:
Textile Arts - General
Subject:
Knotwork, Celtic
Subject:
Decorative arts
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Series:
Celtic Design
Series Volume:
III
Publication Date:
20030631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
11.02x8.50x.68 in. 1.60 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Celtic knotwork is the single most widely appealing form within the rich repertoire of Celtic design. Meehan's new book provides step-by-step instruction for anyone who wants to master the traditional methods of freehand Celtic knot design and then progress to designing fresh knotwork patterns and variations. Illustrations.
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