New Techniques for Wearable Art: Creative Ideas for Transforming Clothes and Accessories

3.75 avg rating
( 4 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781592530755: New Techniques for Wearable Art: Creative Ideas for Transforming Clothes and Accessories

Crafters are altering everything -- clothing, shoes, handbags, journals and much more. They start with an existing item -- a cotton jumper or a jean jacket -- and embellish or alter it in a variety of ways to make it something new. "Altered Art" is the newest trend in the art and craft world.

The first section of the book features tips and techniques that show how to do various creative alterations on fabric: ripping, tearing, painting and dyeing, beading, adding images and letters, and adding hardware such as grommets, snaps, jewels, and more. The second section of the book includes 30 altered clothing and accessory projects the avid crafter can make at home.

Step-by-step photography details the techniques, and large, vibrant color photos of finished projects show off the fashionable projects.

The book is filled with accessible, idea-inspiring projects for people interested in creating their own look.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Ric½ Freeman-Zachery has written for Rubberstampmadness, Belle Armoire, Cat Fancy, Legacy, Personal Journaling, and The Studio and is the author of Stamp Artistry. Her art -- jewelry and dolls, handmade books and bags -- has been featured in galleries and shops around the country. She teaches stamping and art workshops in a variety of media. She lives in Midland, Texas.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Freeman-Zachery, Rice
Published by Quarry Books
ISBN 10: 1592530753 ISBN 13: 9781592530755
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
P-Town Book Sales
(Petaluma, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1592530753 New Condition. Slight shelf wear on cover. Bookseller Inventory # PBY-Z2CB-K339

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Rice Freeman-Zachery
Published by Quarry Books (2004)
ISBN 10: 1592530753 ISBN 13: 9781592530755
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1592530753

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Freeman-Zachery, Rice
Published by Quarry Books (2004)
ISBN 10: 1592530753 ISBN 13: 9781592530755
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111592530753

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Rice Freeman-Zachery
ISBN 10: 1592530753 ISBN 13: 9781592530755
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
ABC
(Saint Louis, MO, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New. Bookseller Inventory # A1222

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 40.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Freeman-Zachery, Rice
Published by Quarry Books
ISBN 10: 1592530753 ISBN 13: 9781592530755
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quarry Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1592530753 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1645458

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds