Pattern Factory

Pattern Factory

ISBN
9780061885730
Pub date
20/09/2009
Imprint
Harper Design
Binding
Paperback
Format
A4 203x279mm
Extent
176 pages
Price
£19.99
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Book Overview


Pattern Factory is a colourful showcase of unique patterns by illustrators, artists and designers, with insight from each artist on the tools and inspiration behind their featured work. Among the included designs are those for high profile clients such as Nike, Medicom Toy, Bernard Willhelm and Silas. Included patterns and graphic elements are applied to a variety of products from furniture to clothing and cars.

An exclusive CD-ROM is also included with brand new design elements created by the artists in the book. Readers can use this CD For hands-on-practice, mixing and matching designs to make their own patterns for totebags, stickers or wallpaper for their computers

Pattern Factory focuses on unconventional contemporary patterns created by cutting edge illustrators and graphic designers, showing how these unique patterns are created, applied to products, and presented in stores. With full-color illustrations throughout, it showcases more than 100 images by artists and designers who create distinct and unique patterns and graphics for such high profile clients as Nike, Medicom Toy, Bernard Willhelm and Silas. Included patterns and graphic elements are applied to a variety of products from furniture to clothing and cars. An exclusive CD-ROM is also included with brand new design elements created by the artists in the book. Readers can use this CD For hands-on-practice, mixing and matching designs to make their own patterns for totebags, stickers or wallpaper for their computers

A useful resource for artists, illustrators, fashion designers/enthusiasts, and graphic designers, Pattern Factory will attract textile and crafts lovers to an under-represented area of popular contemporary visual culture.

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