Synopses & Reviews
“Walking on art—or floorcloths—has been popular since the mid-eighteenth century. Here, the artists of Plaid Studios expose all that the reader needs to know about these decorative coverings. More than 30 patterns are showcased, using 6 familiar craft techniques, from faux finishes to block printing. Comforting, too, are the designs, which exploit the gracefulness or texture of natural things, such as ivy, brick, and marble....Good color photographs.” —Booklist.