Creative Textile Art: Techniques and projects

Karen Woods

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Published: 26-11-2020


This is a general introduction for artists and makers looking to incorporate textiles and textiles techniques into their work.

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SKU: 9781789940404

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This is a general introduction for readers of all levels, to craft projects using textile techniques. Basic techniques are introduced, and the reader is then encouraged to experiment with the chosen medium, creating their own piece of work. Works by featured artists and designers provide inspiration, with tips on how similar styles and effects can be achieved. Each section also includes plenty of stimulating ideas for source and reference material. Topics covered include: images on fabric; creating fabrics; wireframe construction; 3D wire construction; using a heat tool; materials manipulation; adapting traditional techniques; joining, seaming, bonding, layering; mould-making, casting and forming.

Additional information

Weight 0.412 kg
Dimensions 189 × 246 mm
Page Count 128