Inspired to Stitch: 21 Textile Artists by Diana Springall
Hardcover, 236 pages. Inspired to Stitch: 21 Textile Artists by Diana Springall is a fascinating look at the exciting world of textile design and how artists in this field develop their work through the use of sketches, photographs, collages, etc. Focusing on the work of 21 British textile artists from the past 50 years, this book displays drawings and pages from workbooks, preliminary designs and models as well as the finished product. The result is a fascinating and practical look at how well-known designers get their inspiration and then translate it into finished work. British textile design is a world leader, and its influence is tremendous... Winner of the Textile Awards: Textile Book of the Year.