Handbook of Decorative Motifs
Birthe KoustrupISBN: 0393731480; 9780393731484;
Book Description Finely detailed florals, chinoiserie, popular art, and faience designs and patterns for decorative inspiration. Full-color ornamental motifs fill the pages of the Handbook of Decorative Motifs , offering a lively catalog of inspired ideas and models for decorative painters and craftspeople of all kinds. The simple design techniques?as well as general tips on caring for plant and flower models?help artists adapt the motifs to their own styles and media. 250 colorillustrations.