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By experimenting with different methods of applying paint to the many types of fabrics available, it is possible to transform the ordinary into individual, hand-crafted objects.
By experimenting with different methods of applying paint to the many types of fabric available, it is possible to transform the ordinary into individual, handcrafted objects. Whether your taste is for the modern, with masses of bold, bright colors, or for fine lines and soft, muted tones, there are projects here to suit all styles of working..
Divided into six chapters: Printing and Stenciling, Fabric Painting, Silk Painting, Batik, Fabric Dyeing, and Space Dyeing, each chapter contains projects suitable for a novice as well as challenging ideas for those with more experience.
A comprehensive techniques section at the start of each chapter details the appropriate materials and equipment required for each technique, as well as the different methods of paint application.
With over 800 photographs, Decorating Fabric is both comprehensive, technical reference and an inspirational sourcebook of tried and tested ideas
Everything you need to know to decorate fabric in style, from Printing and Stencilling to Batik and Space Dyeing.