Art, Design, and Visual Thinking

an interactive textbook by Charlotte Jirousek of Cornell University's Department of Textiles and Apparel. Intended for her students, but freely available, this is a wonderful resource.

Symmetry and Pattern: The Art of Oriental Carpets

detailed analysis of pattern using textiles - a collaboration of the Textile Museum and the Math Forum

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Design!: A Lively Guide to Design Basics for Artists and Craftspeople

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Celebrate Your Creative Self: More Than 25 Exercises to Unleash the Artist within

Celebrate Your Creative Self: More Than 25 Exercises to Unleash the Artist within
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Pattern

Pattern
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