By David James
An critical, step by step advisor to drawing a large choice of Celtic designs - for artists and crafters operating in all media.
Starting with an illustrated advent to the Celts and the advance of Celtic layout, the writer areas the book's designs into their old context.
The following chapters learn all of the major Celtic styles in flip: knots, spirals, key styles, animals and beasts, and Celtic lettering. each one bankruptcy opens with a wide color representation to encourage readers in methods of incorporating the layout into their very own paintings. this is often by way of a brief advent to the diversity of styles that fall into this layout classification, in addition to pictures of Celtic artefacts. the remainder of the bankruptcy includes sixteen layout pages, each one containing a particularly commissioned step by step paintings for readers to stick to. attractive to examine, and exquisitely accomplished in themselves, every one paintings has been conscientiously built in order that readers can persist with its building up from begin to end with out danger of blunders. The bankruptcy on Celtic lettering features a particularly commissioned double-page paintings of the Celtic alphabet for readers to repeat, and is through directions on easy methods to decorate all the letter kinds in Celtic types.