This guide is aimed at those who wish to expand their knowledge of current printing and dyeing techniques. It should be of interest to both textile and printmaking students. Topics include: recipes for cloth preparation, dyeing and printing, fixation, designing a repeat, and preparing imagery and scenes for exposure. Advice is given on equipment needed for setting up a studio and safe working practices. The step-by-step instructions are accompanied by inspirational illustrations from practitioners around the world.
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Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor is a well-known printed textile artist and designer and is a research lecturer at the Glasgow School of Art. Her work covers such diverse areas as table linens, furnishings, and fabrics for theater costumes and sets. However, her focus is one-off, publicly commissioned wall-hangings as well as smaller scale works for both gallery and domestic environments. She has exhibited widely both in the United Kingdom and abroad, and her work has appeared in books, magazines, and on television.Review:
Fancy creating your own prints for cushions, scarfs, clothes and wall art? This book is one for the textile artists, whether you're a student starting out or an experienced artist looking to expand your knowledge and skill set ... Author and textile artist Joanna, draws upon her vast experience to guide you through the process ... Each technique is clearly explained and illustrated in simple step by steps, and inspiration is plentiful, with featured work by textile designers from around the world. As well as being a useful guide, the glossary and conversion charts make this a useful reference book to have in your studio. Joanna is creative yet practical, and chapters such as 'Record-keeping' will really help you to get the most out of your own creative experiments. -- Jennifer Schembri My Creative Diva
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Book Description A&C Black, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0713651806
Book Description A&C Black, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0713651806
Book Description A&C Black, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110713651806