William Morris's patterns are enduringly popular for their originality and colour, and have captured the imagination of countless designers and artists.


This colouring book explores the intricate work of William Morris and his Arts & Crafts contemporaries and allows you to invent your own colourways to complete their patterns. 


  • 45 patterns to color, interspersed by full-color reproductions of the original designs
  • Organized into four sections Nature, Color, Pattern, and Craft to highlight different aspects of the designs, and the crafts and skills behind them
  • Explores Morris's love of nature, his artistry, mastery of color, and innovation in pattern design in concise introductory texts


Published by Thames & Hudson/V&A.

ISBN 978-0-500-42059-1

William Morris: Arts & Crafts Colouring Book