and Dyeing for Quiters
Painting | Batik | Silk
Painting Patterns | Fabric
Painting | Dyeing &
to create visual complexity and depth in fabric. Experiment
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transfers, foiling, silk screening, stenciling, stamping,
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Complex Cloth is a great resource for a wealth of surface
Elin Noble - $54.95
comprehensive handbook covers all the fundamentals of dyeing
and colouring fabric with Procion MX fiber-reactive dyes
and with textile paints. Many of the techniques can also
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wood. Another kaleidoscope of dyeing techniques, but I think
Elin's strength in using Procion MX dyes is demonstrated,
as the majority of this book deals with different uses with
Lawler's SKY DYES: $39.95
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On Fabric - $43.95
completely revised edition of Imagery on Fabric is updated
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any image can be captured forever on fabric - family photos,
a child's drawing, the words of a love letter. Included are
clear explanations and complete material lists, along with
troubleshooting tips and tested solutions.
Fabric transfers using copiers and computer printers, light
sensitive printing - blueprint, brownprint, drawing and painting
with crayons, dye sticks permanent markers and paints, stamp
printing, discharge printing, silk screening and dye transfers
with disperse dyes.