J. W. Prachure
Published January 14, 2009
Reference - 79 Pages - 260 Color & 37 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9788190800105 - CAT# N11321
Series: Woodhead Publishing India in Textiles
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The book covers the essential aspects of textile designs and should be useful to the students aspiring for a career in textile designing. The book concludes with a chapter making the students aware of the role of computers in textile designing. The book also includes three hundred illustrations, including diagrams and finished designs in various colour schemes.
Introduction. Collection of references as raw material. Materials you need. Difference between textile and other designs. Percentage of covered area in design. Elements of textile design. Methods of reproduction of design and concept of repeat. Preparation of motifs for design. Designs for borders. Basic compositions for allover designs. One more method of transferring the motif on repeat. Allover designs. More diagrams for allover designs. The colour wheel. Colour wheel in action. Backgrounds. Half-drops. Step down repeats.