Transparency in Textiles

Transparency in Textiles

by Dawn Thorne
     
 

Clearly beautiful! One of the hottest trends in textile art is achieving transparency and translucency through design and the application of new, harder materials: acrylic, perspex, acetates, fiber optics, gels, and resins. Dawn Thorne explains the whole process, including the use of layering, reflections, shadows, lighting, and stitching. In addition to practical…  See more details below

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Clearly beautiful! One of the hottest trends in textile art is achieving transparency and translucency through design and the application of new, harder materials: acrylic, perspex, acetates, fiber optics, gels, and resins. Dawn Thorne explains the whole process, including the use of layering, reflections, shadows, lighting, and stitching. In addition to practical projects such as jewelry and a three-dimensional object, there are Images of contemporary transparent textile art to provide inspiration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781906388485
Publisher:
Batsford, B.T. Ltd.
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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