Synopses & Reviews
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, household bleach, fabric paints, water-based resists, photocopy transfers, foiling, silk screening, stenciling, stamping, embroidery, and beading
- Dozens of full-color photographs of fabric, quilts, and clothing provide a sampling of Jane's incredible work
- Includes detailed instructions for applications, processes, and embellishments, plus tips for organizing work space and finding the right supplies
Innovative surface-design techniques combine dyeing, bleaching, painting, stamping and stenciling to create rich, visually complex fabrics.
About the Author
Jane Dunnewold has maintained her art studio in San Antonio, Texas, since 1978. She has produced more than 300 lengths of complex cloth, no two alike. Her work has been included in many juried and invitational exhibitions, including Quilt National '93 and '95 and Visions: Layers of Excellence '93 and '96. Jane currently teaches in and chairs the Surface Design Studio at the Southwest Craft Center in San Antonio.