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Japanese Style 250 Patterns for Projects and Designs by Shigeki Nakamura

Japanese Style 250 Patterns for Projects and Designs

Part of the Pattern Sourcebook Series


Japanese Style 250 Patterns for Projects and Designs by Shigeki Nakamura

This unqiue collection of pattern designs captures Japan's heritage of traditional color, characters, and decorative designs passed down through the ages. Each design was carefully selected for use by artists and designers in both their professional projects and personal work.

About the Author

An Art Director since 1964, Shigeki Nakamura established Cobble Corporation Co. Ltd. in 1987. The company published a book of ESP Pattern Library Digital Materials, which can be seen on its website He has received many awards, such as the Minister of International Trade and Industry Award, and is a member of the JAGDA (Japanese Graphic Designer Association).

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Publication date

1st September 2008


Shigeki Nakamura

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Rockport Publishers Inc.


160 pages


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