Category: Decorative Arts Design

  • Download E-books Elizabethan Costume Design and Construction (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series) PDF

    By Helen Q Huang, Emily Hoem, Kelsey Hunt

    Learn tips to create traditionally actual costumes for Elizabethan interval productions with Elizabethan dress layout and Construction! vast insurance of a number of costumes for either women and men of all social periods will let you be ready for any costuming want, and step by step directions will make sure you have the knowledge to layout and build your clothing. Get encouraged by way of beautiful, hand-drawn renderings of costumes utilized in genuine existence productions like Mary Stuart as you’re led during the layout technique. distinctive directions will let you carry your designs to lifestyles and create a meticulously built dress.

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  • Download E-books Basics Fashion Management 01: Fashion Merchandising PDF

    Aimed at type advertising, paying for and enterprise undergraduates, this guide publications you thru the style company and is helping you know how to control items in addition to the character of either conventional and more recent roles in the undefined. an summary of the style and retailing quarter offers contextual details and an exploration of the evolution of the during the last decade, in addition to its present country in today’s international economy. This book highlights the abilities and concerns had to in achieving the proper product on the correct time with the correct price.

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  • Download E-books Heroic Armor of the Italian Renaissance: Filippo Negroli and His Contemporaries PDF

    By Stuart W. Pyhrr

    the second one zone of the 16th century witnessed the emergence of a brand new type of armor layout in response to the kinds and decoration present in classical artwork. Embossed in excessive aid, richly gilt, and damascened in gold and silver, those lavish parade armors all'antica have been worn by way of Renaissance kings and captains who wanted to venture an air of secrecy of strength and advantage by way of arraying themselves just like the heroes of historic Roman historical past and mythology. The new version of classically encouraged armor is continually linked to Filippo Negroli, the main cutting edge and celebrated of the well known armorers of Milan. in the Negroli relatives of armorers, Filippo used to be the simplest identified of his super profitable iteration, which incorporated his brother Francesco, a talented damascener within the provider of Emperor Charles V, and his cousin Giovan Paolo, a skilled grasp who supplied armor to the French courtroom. From huge numbers of lately exposed files within the nation, civic, and ecclesiastical information of Milan, info were gleaned of Negroli kin, their workshops and staff, marriages and deaths, estate and testamentary preparations, and enterprise dealings with consumers and fellow armorers. A digest of the records is incorporated, and a short, cogent dialogue of the manufacture and trade of hands in sixteenth-century Milan offers a context for the paintings of those gifted artists. The middle of the e-book is an intensive reexamination of all of the armors signed via Filippo Negroli. extra works are attributed to him, and misplaced works are pointed out. The authors be sure the attribution of 2 magnificently damascened armors to Francesco Negroli, they usually current Giovan Paolo Negroli's unmarried signed paintings in addition to items they think about to be his. each one armor is defined, illustrated, and positioned within the context of the maker's oeuvre; its historical past of possession is mentioned; and its remedy within the serious literature is assessed.

    round those superlative examples of Renaissance armor all'antica are grouped works that display the robust impact of the Negroli on modern Italian armorers in addition to the diversity and originality of armor layout through the years 1535–55. The authors additionally contact at the resources of Renaissance armor via Greek and Roman prototypes, fourteenth- and fifteenth-century models of classical-style armor, and sixteenth-century albums of designs. within the arms of a grasp like Filippo Negroli, whose virtuoso ability at modeling in excessive reduction is unmatched within the background of metalworking, conventional army gown used to be remodeled into sculpture in metal. the extreme technical talents of the Milanese armorers, mixed with their ingenious version of ornamental motifs from the old, resembling lion and Medusa heads, wonderful creatures, and considerable foliate decoration, gave upward thrust to an unique paintings shape that conjures up the pomp and pageantry of the Renaissance courts. those valuable items, a lot of that are nonetheless a part of the royal collections they've been in because the 16th century, are generously illustrated during this publication, which serves because the catalogue of an exhibition on the Metropolitan Museum of paintings. [This ebook used to be initially released in 1998 and has long past out of print. This variation is a print-on-demand model of the unique book.]

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  • Download E-books Connecticut Valley Furniture by Eliphalet Chapin And His Contemporaries, 1750-1800: PDF

    By Thomas P.Kugelman, Philip D. Zimmerman

    Connecticut Valley furnishings deals the first-ever systematic framework for classifying eighteenth-century Connecticut case furnishings - excessive chests, dressing tables, desks, bureaus, chests-on-chests. approximately 2 hundred illustrated entries current the findings of the Hartford Case furnishings learn, an intensive box learn of over neighborhood examples carried out over fourteen years via self reliant furnishings students Thomas P. Kugelman and Alice okay. Kugelman and furnishings advisor and restorer Robert Lionetti. The publication defines 4 significant sort facilities emanating from the cities of Wethersfield, East Windsor, and Colchester, Connecticut, besides the Springfield-Northampton zone of Massachusetts. Over 1/2 the illustrations characteristic unpublished or little-known furnishings items stumbled on in deepest or small institutional collections, as well as the intense holdings of the Connecticut ancient Society Museum and different significant collections. Complementing the textual content are interval maps, an illustrated thesaurus, biographies of chosen cabinetmakers, and 6 interpretive essays.
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  • Download E-books Atlas of Fashion Designers PDF

    By Laura Eceiza

    Current model is a fancy phenomenon. In a relentless nation of continuing flux, modern model combines a mixture of different cultural facets that tell the trendy person. Atlas of style Designers is born out of this proposition, and lines a compilation of crucial style designers and their paintings long ago 5 years, chosen from a multi-disciplinary viewpoint that exhibit the heterogeneous mixture of today’s style international.

    Featured designers all have one trait in universal: they have been singled out, not just for the standard in their paintings, but additionally simply because they illustrate diverse views of their method of type. This publication contains designers with a big selection of visions, from classical high fashion to those that scan with constructing fields similar to anthropology, new textiles, excessive know-how, structure, paintings, or recycling. From Ricardo Tiscci, Nicholas Ghesquière to Sybilla, to artists who're essentially considering natural type resembling Lucy Orta, or to these investigators who obstacle themselves with innovation within the fields of fabric examine and know-how, corresponding to Issey Miyake or Hussein Chalayan.

    Atlas of style Designers is a truly proper and invaluable reference in a hybrid society, which consists of ever expanding heterogeneous parts. via providing a man-made, fluid and various method of the topic, the “Atlas” attracts a map of the advanced international of style at this time time, and appears ahead to what it can be tomorrow.

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  • Download E-books Outside the box hand-drawn packaging from around the world PDF

    By Gail Anderson

    In an age of slick, computer-generated style and Photoshopped perfection, hand-drawn packing is having fun with a world resurgence. As shorthand for whatever extra real, homegrown, home made, or crafted, hand-drawn packaging is located on every thing from grocery store eggs to Chipotle drink cups. during this exhaustive and lavishly illustrated survey, prepared via 4 types—DIY, artwork, craft, and artisanal—Gail Anderson pulls again the curtain at the operating approaches and inspirations of 40 letterers, illustrators, and architects from everywhere in the international via insightful interviews, method sketches, and her infectious love of the medium.
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  • Download E-books Launching the Imagination 3D PDF

    By Mary Stewart

    Launching the Imagination treats layout as either a verb and a noun―as either a strategy and a product. layout is deliberate―a technique of exploring a number of strategies and selecting the main promising choice. via an immersion in 3D options, scholars are inspired to enhance equipment of considering visually that would serve them all through their experiences and careers.

    Building on strengths of the former 4 variants, Launching the mind's eye, 5e, is even more:

    •Concise. each sentence has been sophisticated, in order that greatest content material may be communicated as in actual fact and concisely as possible.
    •Colorful. as well as full-color in the course of the publication, the writing livelier than that during such a lot textbooks. Analogies are usually used to extend communique, and each visible instance has been rigorously chosen for max effect.
    •Comprehensive. LTI is the single foundational textual content will complete sections dedicated to severe and inventive considering and to Time-based layout. photograph software is international, represents a myriad of stylistic ways, and prominently gains layout and media arts in addition to extra conventional artwork kinds.
    •Contemporary. Over half the visible examples now characterize works of art accomplished given that 1970.

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  • Download E-books 600 Butterflies and Moths in Full Color (Dover Pictorial Archive) PDF

    By W. F. Kirby

    The ask yourself and wonder of butterflies and moths — together with their astounding differences — have interested nature fanatics for millions of years. Rendered from an exquisitely infrequent nineteenth-century portfolio, the butterfly colorings and shapes that experience dazzled humankind for hundreds of years are displayed right here with great precision.
    This illustrated archive bursts with sixty-one full-color plates of eu butterflies and moths of each kind. enjoy the giant spectrum of tricky markings specified to such species because the Swallowtail, Monarch, Painted woman, pink Admiral, and lots of different fluttering favorites. info of pupa, eyes, antennae, and the winged bugs' favourite flora additionally abound, supplying enlightening glimpses into the workings of a few of nature's such a lot colourful and resplendent creatures. natural pride for artists, designers, entomologists, and butterfly enthusiasts everywhere!
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  • Download E-books Jacobean embroidery, its forms and fillings including late Tudor PDF

    By Ada Wentworth Fitzwilliam

    This can be a copy of a e-book released ahead of 1923. This ebook can have occasional imperfections corresponding to lacking or blurred pages, bad photos, errant marks, and so on. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought through the scanning strategy. We think this paintings is culturally vital, and regardless of the imperfections, have elected to convey it again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the protection of revealed works all over the world. We savor your knowing of the imperfections within the renovation approach, and wish you take pleasure in this worthwhile publication.
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  • Download E-books Structural Packaging: Design Your Own Boxes and 3D Forms PDF

    Not like different packaging titles, which easily supply templates to repeat, this ebook permits designers of all packaging kinds to create three-D packaging varieties which are particular to their wishes instead of in keeping with an current layout. Structural Packaging supplies the reader an knowing of the underlying rules of packaging building and the technical wisdom and self belief to improve a better variety of their very own strange and cutting edge designs.
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