By David James
An quintessential, step by step consultant to drawing a large choice of Celtic designs - for artists and crafters operating in all media.
Starting with an illustrated creation to the Celts and the advance of Celtic layout, the writer locations the book's designs into their historic context.
The following chapters learn all of the major Celtic styles in flip: knots, spirals, key styles, animals and beasts, and Celtic lettering. every one bankruptcy opens with a wide color representation to motivate readers in methods of incorporating the layout into their very own paintings. this can be via a quick creation to the diversity of styles that fall into this layout class, in addition to images of Celtic artefacts. the remainder of the bankruptcy comprises sixteen layout pages, each one containing a specifically commissioned step by step paintings for readers to stick with. attractive to examine, and exquisitely achieved in themselves, every one art has been conscientiously built in order that readers can persist with its increase from begin to end without risk of blunders. The bankruptcy on Celtic lettering includes a especially commissioned double-page paintings of the Celtic alphabet for readers to repeat, and is via directions on the way to enhance all of the letter varieties in Celtic kinds.
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