Archive | August, 2011

Student Profile – Surface Design, Natasha Lawless

30 Aug

Image by designer Natasha Lawless

Fairytales, wallpaper, light boxes and teapots…enter the world of Natasha Lawless.

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Definition of the week… ‘Bitmap’

30 Aug

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Pre-press and Production

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Definition of the week… ‘Cockling’

26 Aug

Cover of The Visual Dictionary of Pre-press and Production by Ambrose and Harris

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Pre-press and Production

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Student Profile – Textile Design, Gemma Barlow

17 Aug

The use of traditional craft techniques has become increasingly popular in fashion and textiles recently, as many consumers search for a more unique, handmade quality to the products they buy.

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Debating Ethics

16 Aug

Debating Ethics

A few words from our Publisher on the relevance of ethics in teaching or studying the applied visual arts. […]

Definition of the week… Column

15 Aug

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design

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Student Profile – Textile Design, Melanie Kay

10 Aug

Lampshades by Melanie Kay

Melanie Kay exhibited her award-winning work at New Designers in London this year.

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Definition of the week… Eadweard J Muybridge

8 Aug

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Photography[…]

Tim Walker shoot featured in Basics Fashion Design 08: Styling

8 Aug

Renowned fashion photographer Tim Walker features in Basics Fashion Design 08: Styling

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Advance Preview! The Fundamentals of Fashion Management

4 Aug

We have just completed the final checks on one of our forthcoming titles – and the first in a new series – The Fundamentals of Fashion Management (publishing October 2011) and we are so excited about this book, we thought we’d share a little preview of some of the content!

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