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Knotwork by Hand and Eye by Artist Michael Carroll

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At last, Celtic Knotwork made easy, no math required. Learn the ancient methods by hand and eye, with practical applications and helpful tips from Celtic artist and illuminator Michael Carroll.

Michael, a native of Chicago, is a Celtic artist who has worked exclusively in the Insular style since 1989. With the same tools and methods used in 8th century monasteries, Carroll creates original illuminated pages which have often been described as “lost folios from the Book of Kells.”

He is a founding member of the American Celtic group exhibition which toured the US from 2000 to 2007 and 2010 to 2013. His award-winning artworks have been shown internationally, and since 2018 he has served as Celtic Art instructor at the Irish American Heritage Center in Chicago. His artwork may be seen at: www.mccelticdesign.com.

Carroll’s new book Knotwork By Hand And Eye features lavishly illustrated, clearly explained step-by-step lessons for both beginners and advanced students of any age, artists and crafters alike. A great introduction to knotwork, its history and techniques, now available at Amazon.com.

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