Laurence King Spring 2013 by Chronicle Books

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paris sketchbook jason brooks paris sketchbook is a stunning gift book from leading international fashion illustrator jason brooks although he is best known for his beautiful fashion imagery which has regularly graced the pages of vogue and elle magazines travel has been a recurrent theme in his work and his adventures continue to inspire and inform his visual repertoire this book is a whimsical take on paris part guide book part illustrated journal it will appeal to both travelers and fashionistas sumptuous production with different stocks and inks will make this a must for anyone who loves fashion illustration and beautiful books jason brooks studied graphic design at st martin s college where he began working regularly for british vogue after winning the vogue sotheby s cecil beaton award for fashion illustration brooks drew at the couture shows in paris for the independent newspaper he has filed numerous visual reports from the shows in new york for visionaire and london fashion

flip fashion illustrated by lucille clerc can t decide what to wear in the morning why not mix a punk hairdo with a period dress the pages of this interactive book split into four parts will take you from fashion faux-pas to fabulous in one flip from grunge and pirate to disco queen and street style create over 100,000 of your own fashion fantasies and nightmares with this colorfully illustrated and carefully researched flipbook with adjectives describing each part of each outfit there are words to play with too lucille clerc is a french london-based graphic designer she moved to london following completion of her degree in paris to study an ma in communication design at central saint martins since then she has been working in the creative industries for a diverse range of international clients from cultural institutions to textile designers musicians and architects · a contemporary fashion flip book · mix-and-match looks from rock chick to fairytale princess to create unique

my monster bubblewriter book linda scott my monster bubblewriter book is an activity book to inspire and encourage creativity with both words and drawing it teaches children how to create cool hand lettering using their imaginations to create crazy alphabets from monster-inspired scripts to patchwork letters along the way members of the bubblewriter gang appear to show their own special monster alphabets and offer tips and hints throughout the book including how to invent monster characters it is monstrously good fun linda scott is a successful london-based illustrator and printed textile designer she has produced work for some of the world s leading retailers independent labels and designer boutiques her creative work has also featured in museum exhibitions art shows and international publications currently linda is working with children s magazine okido and a number of exciting animation projects · activity book to inspire children to write and draw · bubblewriting and hand

fashion a to z mini edition an illustrated dictionary alex newman and zakee shariff aimed at fashion and textile students fashion a to z fills a gap in the market for an affordable accessible and up-to-date guide to fashion terminology the book contains over 2,000 entries arranged alphabetically illustrated by renowned fashion illustrator and designer zakee shariff this unique fashion dictionary is quirky and fun but provides invaluable definitions of all the words a fashion and textile student needs to know zakee shariff is an illustrator and fashion designer she launched her own collection in 1996 later introducing a younger diffusion line called maggie she has also produced illustrations for atlantic records topshop nokia and coca cola alex newman is a writer and designer he researched cowrote and designed dpm disruptive pattern material with hardy blechman of maharishi · beautifully illustrated fashion dictionary filled with up-to-date terminology and clear definitions · an

new icons of fashion illustration tony glenville fashion illustration is and always has been about far more than pretty drawings of pretty dresses this lavish celebration of today s leading artists in the field showcases the timeless craft and amazing diversity that characterize the genre from david downton to cecilia carlstedt and from jason brooks to jordi labanda 28 masters of fashion illustration from across the world are featured one by one in a grand tour of the best work currently produced while some illustrators create daringly bold graphics others prefer delicate watercolours and ink drawings throughout the volume both hi-tech multimedia effects and traditional drawing skills are given pride of place with many of the artists using a mixture of techniques lively commentary accompanies the images while interviews with each illustrator provide further insight into their influences and methods tony glenville is creative director school of media communication at london college of

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the design book 1000 designs and where to find them jennifer hudson the design book brings together the best in contemporary design for the home presenting a huge range of striking new products tables and chairs sofas and beds storage kitchens and bathrooms tableware textiles and surfaces lighting electronics and more in-depth interviews with twelve key designers explore pivotal projects and approaches to design web addresses of designers and manufacturers are given for every object along with full captions and color illustrations making every design easy to source jennifer hudson is an author editor and researcher in the fields of contemporary design and architecture and was the general editor of the international design yearbook for fifteen years she is the author of 1000 designs and where to find them volumes 1 2 interior architecture now process 50 product designs from concept to manufacture and interior architecture from brief to build · inexpensive sourcebook of

i used to be a design student 50 graphic designers then and now frank philippin and billy kiosoglou this book offers a rare chance to read what graphic designers feel about their education and profession fifty influential designers give the low-down about their student days and their professional lives a piece of their college work is shown alongside an example of current work each designer also offers a key piece of advice and a warning making this a must-read for anyone embarking on a career in design contributors include stefan sagmeister james goggin karlssonwilker studio dumbar cornel windlin daniel eatock spin hyperkit and christian küsters frank philippin and billy kiosoglou met while studying graphic design and set up brighten the corners after graduating from the royal college of art london in 1999 they now have studios in london and stuttgart frank is professor of graphic design at darmstadt university · reveals what fifty well-known designers learned from their student

photography john ingledew second edition a complete introduction to photography this book is an essential resource for students across the visual arts this second edition has been extensively updated with a greater range of visual examples from master photographers and up-to-date information on digital photography john ingledew is the author of four books including the a­z of visual ideas laurence king 2011 he has run prestigious photography courses at the university of gloucestershire and central saint martins and recently set up an art school in china his photographic practice includes projects with diesel illy jigsaw and nike · now covers the latest developments in digital photography · updated with 30 new images from masters of the art as well as up-and-coming photographers from all over the world · provides a valuable overview of careers in photography and a comprehensive reference section 978 1 78067 096 6 450 color illustrations 272 pages · 8½ x 10 in us$40 pb ·

my wonderful world of fashion notebook nina chakrabarti a beautifully produced notebook featuring the wonderful illustrations of nina chakrabarti her illustrations are featured on the cover on the interleaved tracing paper inserts and in small details running through the notebook with pink quarterbinding an elastic closure and a pocket inside the back cover this notebook will appeal to nina s many fans 978 1 85669 928 0 24 illustrations 128 pages · 5½ x 7¾ in us$9.95 pb · gift april 2013 isbn 978-1-85669-928-0 00995 9 781856 699280 style wars a trump card game illustrated by david sparshott prada shirt or paul smith blazer hermès tie or armani suit which has the most timeless appeal how about their boardroom kudos or their seduction factor these trump cards allow menswear aficionados of all ages to play iconic designers clothes and accessories off against each other to discover who s winning the style wars 978 1 85669 922 8 30 color illustrations box of 34 playing cards · 2½ x

seize the day a dateless planner illustrated by sophia augusta sick of throwing out sad and unused diaries each january this stylish and practical dateless diary has no fixed dates so you can begin it at any point and use it for as long as you wish includes blank weekly spreads for your diary entries as well as year planners world time zones and astrological charts 978 1 85669 927 3 24 color illustrations 160 pages · 5¾ x 8¼ in us$14.95 pb · gift april 2013 isbn 978-1-85669-927-3 01495 9 781856 699273 magic and fairy-tale dice illustrated by hannah waldron revive the art of storytelling using these nine beautifully illustrated wooden dice to create the most imaginative funny and bizarre stories this is the perfect family game that will stimulate the imaginations of children and adults alike ideal for playing by a log fire 978 1 85669 919 8 54 illustrations 9 printed wooden dice 3 1 /3 × 3 1 /3 × 1 1 /5 in us$14.95 · gift january 2013 isbn 978-1-85669-919-8 01495 9 781856 699198