Free kindle Digital Handmade: Craftsmanship and the New Industrial Revolution By Lucy Johnston –

Some interesting work but just that Speed, Regulation And Mass Production Defined The First Industrial Revolution, But We Have Entered A New Era Today S Revolution Has Been Driven By Digital Technologies And Tools, Giving Rise To Entirely New Working Methods, Skill Sets And Consumer Products Spearheading This Movement Is A New Generation Of Creatives Who Fuse The Precision And Flexibility Of Computing And Digital Fabrication With The Skill And Tactility Of The Master Artisan To Create Unexpected And Desirable Objects And Products For The First Time On A Global Scale, Digital Handmade Selects A Group Of Pioneering Designers, Artists And Craftsmen Who Represent The Best Of This New Trend Profiles Of Each Artisan S Techniques Are Featured Alongside The Objects They Produce, Each Conceived And Made Through A Multifaceted Process Of Hand And Digital Means And Unique To Its Maker Examples Range From The Affordable And Obtainable To The Extraordinary And Priceless Welcome To The Next Industrial Revolution The author did a fantastic job curating a collection of artists and designers in different fields around the world to create content around how the digitalization and craftsmanship can nourish each other It takes craftsmanship to a whole new level while strengthening digital creativity. Gorgeous book with beautiful pictures, description of the work of many talented artists artisans technicians in different fields like 3D printing, ceramics, textiles, etc Greatly inspirational.So far, I m hanging on to my local library s copy.