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Shibori Designs & Techniques

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by Mandy Southan
     
 

Mandy Southan takes the art of Shibori, in which fabric is bound, clamped or stitched before dyeing, and goes beyond the traditional blue and white to create fabrics in a fabulous array of colours, patterns and textures. Clear step by step photographs and instructions demonstrate how to use acid dyes and cold water reactive dyes in a variety of creative ways.

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Mandy Southan takes the art of Shibori, in which fabric is bound, clamped or stitched before dyeing, and goes beyond the traditional blue and white to create fabrics in a fabulous array of colours, patterns and textures. Clear step by step photographs and instructions demonstrate how to use acid dyes and cold water reactive dyes in a variety of creative ways. Mandy then demonstrates shibori techniques such as binding, hand painting, capping, stitching, folding and clamping, pole winding and pole wrapping can be used to create truly wonderful dyed fabrics.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"Another stunning book from Search Press!"  —Guild of Silk Painters

"A superb techniques book that fully explores the wonderful art of shibori."  —karenplatt.co.uk

"A great book for those who love bold and exotic fabrics."  —Sewing World

"Step-by-step color photography and instructions demonstrate how to use acid dyes and cold water reactive dyes and various techniques."  —Sew Today

Sew Today
Step-by-step color photography and instructions demonstrate how to use acid dyes and cold water reactive dyes and various techniques.
karenplatt.co.uk
A superb techniques book that fully explores the wonderful art of shibori.
Sewing World
Great book for those who love bold and exotic fabrics.
Guild of Silk Painters

Another stunning book from Search Press!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844482696
Publisher:
Search Press, Limited
Publication date:
01/01/2009
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
275,699
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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Meet the Author

Mandy Southan teaches art, silk painting, and design at Hastings College and is a founding member and chairperson of the Guild of Silk Painters. She is the author of Beginner’s Guide to Silk Painting and Painting Flowers on Silk.

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Shibori Designs & Techniques 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
richland More than 1 year ago
A great book for the person who likes to do fabric dyeing. Many different ways to manipulate the fabric to come up with some great designs. Would recommend this book