About the Author
took a degree in History of Art and Architecture at Cambridge University before training and working as a theater designer and scenic artist. He became known for his interior design work, and his first book, Decorative Style,
was a great success worldwide. As well as continuing to carry out decorating commissions in a number of countries, he has also built up his own lighting and furniture manufacturing company, McCloud & Co., and written Kevin McCloud's Lighting Style.
McCloud is frequently in demand on radio and television and has presented his own regular decorating feature on BBC's Home Front.