Complex Cloth: A Comprehensive Guide to Surface Design

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Martingale #ad - Discover textile artist Jane Dunnewold's secrets to creating visual complexity and depth in fabric. In this comprehensive guide, Jane explains her system of layering simple processes to produce intriguing, one-of-a-kind surface designs. Experiment with fiber-reactive dyes, photocopy transfers, fabric paints, and clothing provide a sampling of Jane's incredible workIncludes detailed instructions for applications, foiling, water-based resists, and embellishments, stamping, stenciling, embroidery, household bleach, and beadingDozens of full-color photographs of fabric, quilts, silk screening, processes, plus tips for organizing work space and finding the right supplies.

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Art Cloth: A Guide to Surface Design for Fabric

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Interweave #ad - When jane dunnewold's book complex Cloth was published in 1996, it quickly became the bible of surface design for fiber artists. She guides and inspires artists to take their art cloth to the next level through sidebars with design tips and exercises that support the technical information. Finally, each technique chapter concludes with project ideas for the skills learned, so anyone working through the book can literally build layers on cloth as each chapter is completed.

Following jane's techniques with step-by-step photography, paints, stamping, and foils combined through processes that include silk-screen printing, you will learn to create art cloth using dyes, color removing agents, stenciling, and handpainting. In addition to detailed step-by-step wet-media surface design techniques, Jane demonstrates how the use of color and design contribute to successful layering.

Art Cloth: A Guide to Surface Design for Fabric #ad - In the years since, and art quilters have a much broader range of surface design products to choose from, the world of surface design has significantly expanded: now fiber artists, art-to-wear designers, and there are a wealth of technique combinations that can be used to create art cloth. Art cloth picks up where complex cloth left off, showing how to layer processes with the latest products to create stunning cloth for use in a variety of fiber art.

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Fabric Surface Design: Painting, Stamping, Rubbing, Stenciling, Silk Screening, Resists, Image Transfer, Marbling, Crayons & Colored Pencils, Batik, Nature Prints, Monotype Printing

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Workman Publishing Company STO-28118 #ad - Sensational sewing projects demand fabulous fabrics! Fiber artist Cheryl Rezendes shows you how to create an astonishing array of surface designs, simply and safely, using textile paints and printing ink. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. She covers a wide variety of techniques: stamping, ancient Japanese Shibori, image transfer, silkscreen, soy wax and flour resist, foils and metal leaf, nature printing, marbling, and more.

Step-by-step photographs illustrate every technique, and Rezendes includes innovative suggestions on how to combine and layer techniques for stunningly original results. Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities.

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Creative Strength Training: Prompts, Exercises and Personal Stories for Encouraging Artistic Genius

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North Light Books #ad - Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. North Light Books. In creative strength training, you'll discover powerful strategies that combine writing and hands-on art-making to overcome creative stumbling blocks, develop a unique voice and make creating art a regular habit.

Overcome resistance while dismantling "the Committee" that group of inner critics. Explore 10 exercises for making art that stands apart as uniquely yours. Receive support and inspiration from contributing artists who share how each chapter has improved their practice and helped them evolve. Begin a fresh approach to your creative practice.

Creative Strength Training: Prompts, Exercises and Personal Stories for Encouraging Artistic Genius #ad - Discover a deeper connection to Your Artist Self! Artists and athletes alike benefit from strength training. Begin building stamina today with Creative Strength Training! Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. Building creative stamina takes encouragement, mentoring, and regular practice.

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Textile Artist: Layered Cloth, The: The Art of Fabric Manipulation The Textile Artist

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Search Press #ad - This book is a rich resource and reference for textile artists seeking new ideas and who want to experiment with reverse appliqué and related techniques such as layering, trapunto, stacks, puffs and fabric manipulation. Packed with techniques suitable for quilting and other textile art     • Three wearable step-by-step projects    • Clear, close-up images make layering enjoyable and accessible.

Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. North Light Books. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. Ann smalls imaginative use of cutting and manipulating techniques, and her layering and colouring tricks, makes this your go-to guide for bringing form and texture to your fabric artwork.

Textile Artist: Layered Cloth, The: The Art of Fabric Manipulation The Textile Artist #ad - . Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques.

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Stitched Shibori: Technique, innovation, pattern, design

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Search Press #ad - The book is broken into three sections. The first shows you all the key stitch-resist techniques you need - from the basics right through to creating intricate designs and all are clearly explained with photography and illustrations. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. Learn how to create a range of different shibori styles, stencils and caps, make circles and other shapes, work with machine stitch, double needles, use grids, bind fabrics, oversew, use fabric buffers and incorporate appliqué.

North Light Books. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. This book contains all the information a beginner will need to get started - including tips on dyeing in small spaces and a guide to all the necessary health and safety considerations - but is also packed with innovative techniques and inspiring designs that will appeal to the experienced textile artist.

Stitched Shibori: Technique, innovation, pattern, design #ad - Finally, the book contains a complete guide to dyeing it contains recipes, tips and advice so that you can get the very best from every dye bath you make. The second section shows you how to use motifs to create pattern: learn how to create and position designs, including traditional arrangements such as Karamatsu and Tatewaku, create composite designs and get tips on how to plan your own patterns.

Also choose from a wide range of natural dyes, iron rust and dazzling Procion dyes, which can be used in combination or alone for amazing effects. Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. Learn how to dye with both natural and synthetic indigo, in organic and synthetic vats.

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Shibori Designs & Techniques

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Search Press #ad - Search Press. Mandy then demonstrates shibori techniques such as binding, stitching, capping, folding and clamping, hand painting, pole winding and pole wrapping can be used to create truly wonderful dyed fabrics. Clear step by step photographs and instructions demonstrate how to use acid dyes and cold water reactive dyes in a variety of creative ways.

Mandy southan takes the art of shibori, and goes beyond the traditional blue and white to create fabrics in a fabulous array of colours, in which fabric is bound, clamped or stitched before dyeing, patterns and textures. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities.

Shibori Designs & Techniques #ad - . Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. North Light Books. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design.

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Eco-Dyed Art Journals: Using Nature's Imprints

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Susan Brooks #ad - North Light Books. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. Transform paper and journals with flower and leaf printing andplant-based dyes. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. She offers workshops in her Denver area studio. Bring the beauty of nature to your art journals.

Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. With eco-dyed art journals, you’ll learn simple and fun techniques for:• making lasting prints from flowers and leaves• Dyeing paper with the rainbow of nature’s colors• Binding dyed and printed papers into unique art journalsIn this book, artist Susan Brooks walks you step-by-step through printing and dyeing processes that use readily available materials and supplies.

Eco-Dyed Art Journals: Using Nature's Imprints #ad - Discover how to use natural dyes• be inspired to embellish your papers with stitching, journals, author Susan Brooks is currently driven to experiment with dye, and books* Dozens of full-color photos to inspire youAfter years of making dolls, and more• Use dyed papers to create fascinating mixed media art, garments, paint, and quilts, paint, found objects, and textiles.

As a teacher and workshop instructor, she enjoys sharing the joy of transforming natural materials intoone-of-a-kind artwork. Search Press.

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Color by Design: Paint and Print with Dye Second Edition

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Ann Johnston #ad - Color by design offers: • 48 exercises with crystal-clear directions, with how-to-captions • Information, tips, step by step • Recipes that can be prepared ahead and instructions to store them • more than 150 color photos of sensational fabrics, and options for more experienced dyers Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design.

North Light Books. It’s fast, Simple, and Exciting. Using every tool imaginable—from brushes, sponges, silk screens, stamps, sprays, and blocks to rollers, and more—you will discover an endless array of techniques. Search Press. The updated second edition includes two all new chapters about mixing and dyeing blacks and about preparing and using corn and potato dextrin, the most versatile water-soluble resists.

Color by Design: Paint and Print with Dye Second Edition #ad - Right away you will be able to create your own distinctive marks and colors, and with practice, you will create intricate designs with confidence and spontaneity. Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities.

Color by design: paint and print with Dye shows you how to dye cottons and silks in an incredible range of colors and patterns—without changing the feel of your fabric.

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Create Your Own Hand-Printed Cloth: Stamp, Screen & Stencil with Everyday Objects

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C&T Publishing #ad - Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques. North Light Books. Search Press. 8 fun, foolproof techniques. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. Create one-of-a-kind fabric with objects from the junk drawer or hardware store.

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Color by Accident: Low-Water Immersion Dyeing

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Ann Johnston #ad - Become your own fabric designer and you'll open the door to a world of quilting and sewing possibilities. Xyron-storey publishing: Fabric Surface Design. Search Press. North Light Books. Beginning and experienced dyers will find "Color By Accident" to be an inspiring guide for creating one-of-a-kind fabrics not available commercially.

Used book in Good Condition. Color by accident" is designed to be used as a workbook and reference manual for the adventuresome. Other books teach how to repeat a method and reproduce colors. But be warned! as one of Ann's contemporaries reports, this process can be addictive. Fiber artist cheryl Rezendes demonstrates more than 80 fabric printing techniques.

Color by Accident: Low-Water Immersion Dyeing #ad - Not required are expensive equipment, dangerous chemicals or specialized studio space. This book points the way to exploring new color combinations and to achieving fabric that will be unique and visually complex. It includes five Variations on a versatile method and 54 tested recipes.

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