Practical information usually gained only through years of work experience and word of mouth is presented in this handbook for textile designers, students, interior designers and others who use textiles in their work.
A text/reference for artists with a strong background in basic design and color principles, on the textile industry as a market for their creative work. With an overview of the industry and an explanation of the designer's role, the text encourages adaptation of design expertise into the processes, techniques, and formats characteristic of the industry. This edition (first was 1986) is updated to cover recent developments including computer technology. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)