Stitch, Cloth, Shimmer & Shine

Stitch, Cloth, Shimmer & Shine

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Baker & Taylor
Features textile arts projects that employ the use of mixed media techniques, stitching, and embellishments to create and decorate artwork, necklaces, bags, and boxes.

Perseus Publishing
Sarah Lawrence’s gorgeous textile art is so richly decorated that it is impossible to guess how it has been created. In this book, she reveals the secrets, with clear step by step instructions on a multitude of innovative techniques from many different crafts, which are then combined to produce eleven beautiful projects. People who love textile art, rubber stamping, embroidery, gilding, embossing and many other crafts will be attracted to this book.

Independent Publishing Group
Sarah Lawrence used mixed media, stitching and numerous innovative techniques to produce stunning textile art with the accent on shimmer and shine. Step by step photographs and clear instructions show how to make fabric from brown paper or by layering interlining with metal leaf, then demonstrate gilding techniques, using mica, hot fusing adhesives and metal, various colouring techniques, hand and machine stitching, free machine embroidery and creating unique embellishments. Beautiful finished pieces show the intricate, rich, bright and shiny results of the techniques used in various combinations, and then there are eleven sumptuous projects with full captions on the techniques used to produce them.

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Kent [England] : Search Press, 2012
ISBN: 9781844486274
Characteristics: 96 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm


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