by Susan Stein
127 full color pages, 8 1/2″ x 11″
If you like to play with fibers and explore new techniques for adding color and texture, this is an excellent source of “how-to” information, featuring 27 techniques described by beautiful photographs and step-by-step instructions. Amaze yourself with the exciting fabrics you can fashion into a journal, a quilt, a wall hanging, a garment — whatever you desire. Methods are easy and intriguing:
- Watch spontaneous designs develop when you try lasagna painting, monoprinting, splash and puddle, and other unique techniques.
- Paint, dye and discharge with materials your mother never imagined!
- Burn your silk, rust your cottons, and distress your felt.