Tees is packed with illustrations of artwork and finished t-shirts, along with insights into the designers' inspirations, techniques, and where available, retail outlets.
With a vast range of styles—anarchic illustration, pixel patterns, faux metal, all-over geometry, high craft, retro type, hand-drawn humor—Tees reveals the enormous potential of T-shirts to be expressive, entertaining, and highly desirable all at once.
This special limited edition includes a T-shirt featuring a unique collage of designs provided by artists in the book.
MAKI are a small design and illustration studio based in Groningen, The Netherlands, run by Kim Smits and Matthijs Maat. MAKI work for a variety of clients, including magazines and many T-shirt companies around the world. They are the authors of Custom Kicks (Laurence King, 2008) and Maki (Pyramyd, 2008).