Synopses & Reviews
This beautifully illustrated, comprehensively detailed book on pattern creation by modern shibori master Jane Callender provides 2,000 colorful combinations to use as springboards for your own creative work. Moving from the abstract to the representational and back again, Callender shows how a single motif can lead to inexhaustible interpretations across a variety of techniques, media, and materials. This rich visual lexicon is sure to be appreciated by anyone with a love of pattern, from professional designers to home crafters.
About the Author
Jane Callender is a textile artist who specializes in shibori and has a passion for pattern making. She has studied at several colleges, including the Natalie Bray School of Haute Couture, and lectures and teaches all over the world.