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Dyeing and Surface Design


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A Passion for Colour: Exploring Colour Through Paper, Print, Fabric, Thread and Stitch
A Passion for Colour: Exploring Colour Through Paper, Print, Fabric, Thread and Stitch
by Ruth Issett
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Ruth Issett is passionate about colour, and in this exciting and vibrant book she explores the use of colour through her own work as a textile artist, designer and embroiderer. The clear and informative text coupled with numerous examples of Ruth's work... (read more)

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A Dyer's Garden: From Plant to Pot: Growing Dyes for Natural Fibers
A Dyer's Garden: From Plant to Pot: Growing Dyes for Natural Fibers
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Touching on the history and nature of dye plants, this comprehensive guide walks readers through a garden season from design to planting to harvesting for the dyepot, discussing 18 dye plants in detail.... (read more)

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Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens
Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens
by Lena Corwin
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Textile designer Lena Corwin has mastered the "so cute it makes you want to squeal" aesthetic, and thanks to the detailed instructions and full-color, step-by-step photographs in her debut book, Printing by Hand, you can too. This helpful guide covers... (read more)

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Shibori: The Inventive Art of Japanese Shaped Resist Dyeing
Shibori: The Inventive Art of Japanese Shaped Resist Dyeing
by Yoshiko Iwamoto Wada
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Potential for creating designs in textiles can be seen even in the physical properties of cloth. The simple fact that cloth tightly compressed into wrinkles or folds resists the penetration of dye is an opportunity-an opportunity to let the pliancy of... (read more)

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Lena Corwin's Made by Hand: A Collection of Projects to Print, Sew, Weave, Dye, Knit, or Otherwise Create
Lena Corwin's Made by Hand: A Collection of Projects to Print, Sew, Weave, Dye, Knit, or Otherwise Create
by Lena Corwin
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� In 2009, tastemaker and bestselling author Lena Corwin turned the top floor of her Brooklyn brownstone into a studio and began hosting classes for local crafters. In Lena Corwin's Made by Hand, she re-creates and builds upon her popular workshop... (read more)

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Skydyes: A Visual Guide to Fabric Painting
Skydyes: A Visual Guide to Fabric Painting
by Mickey Lawler
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For beginners and those who have already dabbled with paints on fabric, these basic exercises show how to create skies, gardens, and seas, plus tips for choosing fabrics, paints, and applicators.... (read more)

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Teach Yourself Visually Hand-Dyeing (Teach Yourself Visually)
Teach Yourself Visually Hand-Dyeing (Teach Yourself Visually)
by Barbara Parry
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As the DIY trend continues, crafters are taking their skills to the next level and are looking for "what's next." Hand-dyeing is on the rise--giving crafters the freedom to create their own unique yarns and fibers to spin wholly original projects. This... (read more)

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Shibori for Textile Artists
Shibori for Textile Artists
by Janice Gunner
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Shibori is the Japanese term (from the word meaning "to squeeze or wring") for the dye-resist technique of binding, clamping, or gathering the cloth so that the dye cannot reach certain parts. The result is the most powerful of combinations a carefully... (read more)

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Art of Silk Painting
Art of Silk Painting
by Christine Mariotti
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This clear and inspirational book will guide the reader in creating brilliant and decorative silk pieces. All the information needed is here, including a list of tools and materials required for each project - all readily available at local craft stores.... (read more)

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Fabric Surface Design: Painting, Stamping, Rubbing, Stenciling, Silk Screening, Resists, Image Transfer, Marbling, Crayons & Colored Pencils,
Fabric Surface Design: Painting, Stamping, Rubbing, Stenciling, Silk Screening, Resists, Image Transfer, Marbling, Crayons & Colored Pencils,
by Cheryl Rezendes
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Distinctive Painted Fabrics, Designed by You 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 using fabric crayons... (read more)

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Hands on Dyeing
Hands on Dyeing
by Betsy Blumenthal
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Open up new worlds of color for fiber, fabric, and yarn, using readily available dyestuffs and common household equipment.... (read more)

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Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece: Custom-Color Your Favorite Fibers with Dip-Dyeing, Hand-Painting, Tie-Dyeing, and Other Creative Techniques
Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece: Custom-Color Your Favorite Fibers with Dip-Dyeing, Hand-Painting, Tie-Dyeing, and Other Creative Techniques
by Gail Callahan
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No crafter should feel limited by the yarn colors available in a favorite fiber shop -- not when it's so fun and satisfying to hand-dye yarn and fleece right in the kitchen. Ultimate color control is now within the reach of anyone who loves yarn and... (read more)

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Harvesting Color: How to Find Plants and Make Natural Dyes
Harvesting Color: How to Find Plants and Make Natural Dyes
by Rebecca Burgess
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Selection of the Crafters' Choice Book ClubBeautiful natural dyes from plants found in the wild or grown in your own backyard. As more and more crafters are discovering, dyeing your own fabric can yield gorgeous colors. Now master dyer Rebecca Burgess... (read more)

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Creative Batik
Creative Batik
by Rosi Robinson
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This colourful, practical guide explores many different waxing and dyeing techniques.... (read more)

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The Rainbow Beneath My Feet: A Mushroom Dyer's Field Guide
The Rainbow Beneath My Feet: A Mushroom Dyer's Field Guide
by Arleen Raines Bessette
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Arleen Rainis Bessette and Alan E. Bessette<P>A unique and useful reference guide to some of the more common and best color-producing dye mushrooms of North America.... (read more)

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Handpainting Fabric: Easy, Elegant Techniques
Handpainting Fabric: Easy, Elegant Techniques
by Michelle Newman
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Fabric Art Projects: Fashion and Decor Items Made from Artfully Altered Fabric
Fabric Art Projects: Fashion and Decor Items Made from Artfully Altered Fabric
by Susan Stein
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The Complete Fabric Artist’s Workshop is a comprehensive source of all the newest and most popular fiber art techniques! It is a compilation of the best of Fabric Art Projects (Creative Publishing international, 2009) and Fabric Art Workshop... (read more)

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Imagery on Fabric: a Complete Surface Design Handbook
Imagery on Fabric: a Complete Surface Design Handbook
by Jean Ray Laury
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Jean Ray Laury takes the reader step-by-step through techniques and technology for transferring images to fabric, with full-color photos and information on how to safely accomplish beautiful results. She leaves nothing unexplained about these methods and... (read more)

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Creative Dyeing for Fabric Arts: With Markers and Alcohol Inks
Creative Dyeing for Fabric Arts: With Markers and Alcohol Inks
by Suzanne Mcneill
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Experience the excitement of dyeing your own fabrics (silk, cotton and synthetics) with simple materials... permanent markers, alcohol inks and alcohol. Over 40 techniques make this book a valuable reference for every fabric lover. Inspiring projects... (read more)

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Creative Surface Design: Painting, Stamping, Stenciling and Embossing Fabric & More
Creative Surface Design: Painting, Stamping, Stenciling and Embossing Fabric & More
by Sandy Scrivano
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Now you can add your own personal touches, including many types of fabric, leather, suede and wood. It's easy when you follow the instructions in this book.... (read more)

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