Wednesday, 8 January 2014

Inspiring Reads: The Dot and The Line

This isn't strictly an art book but I find it inspiring anyway! The short read was written by acclaimed mathematician, Norton Juster, and follows the story of a straight line who's in love with a dot. It was originally published in 1968 and does have a lovely retro feel in the style and colours palette. I am completely rubbish at maths but I can draw you a mean labour intensive pattern made of various geometric shapes! The graphics in this little book appealed to me greatly. Here are some examples...

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If you fancy giving it a try you can purchase it here

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