Author(s): John Robshaw
This lavishly illustrated book showcases John Robshaw's textiles, worldwide travels and the block print techniques from all over Asia that have inspired his work. Appealing to home decor enthusiasts, armchair travelers and textile design fans, the book breaks down traditional printing techniques from local artisans, highlights John's unique printing style and features photographs of stunning textiles and far-flung destinations. See more on his website: http://www.johnrobshaw.com/home.htm
The signature John Robshaw style meets Nomad in this beautifully illustrated book on block printing, textile design, sourcing inspiration from across the globe and decor.; With a screen printed cover and lavishly illustrated 4-colour interiors, this book is a beautiful object in its own right. The gorgeous colourful photographs from far-flung destinations combined with step-by-step techniques from local artisans make this book a treasure trove for armchair travelers and design enthusiasts.; John Robshaw is a growing brand. Helped along by the popularity of printed textiles which are en vogue in both fashion and home decor.; With its focus on global travel and local artisans this book has tremendous international potential.
John Robshaw is a celebrated textile designer. His bedding line and tabletop lines are sold at Barney's, Bloomingdale's, Anthropologie and several other fine retailers. After he earned a fine arts degree and studies traditional block printing in China, John Robshaw journeyed to India to find natural indigo dye for his paintings. Instead, he fell in love with the local artisans fabric-making traditions. Elizabeth Garnsey is a journalist who focuses on religion in the public square, among other things of mystery and human import.