Dyeing and Screen-Printing on Textiles is a clear, easy-to-follow guide for students as well as accomplished artists and designers who wish to expand their knowledge of a range of fascinating techniques. Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor covers all the key processes used in creating dyed and screen-printed fabrics using a range of synthetic dyes.
This comprehensive guide includes recipes for cloth preparation, dyeing and printing, fixation, designing a repeat, and preparing imagery and screens for exposure. Also included is advice on equipment needed for setting up a studio and safe working practice. The step-by-step instructions are accompanied by inspirational images of works by practitioners from around the world. This new edition of Dyeing and Screen-Printing on Textiles has been fully updated, and features brand new colour illustrations.
|Publisher:||A&C Black Publishers, Ltd.|
|Product dimensions:||7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)|
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Table of Contents
1. Good Practice in the Studio
2. Setting up a Studio
4. Selecting and Preparing Cloth
5. Dyeing Cloth
7. Print Pastes - direct style
9. Other Techniques
10. Preparing Imagery and Screens for Printing
12. Fixing and finishing
List of auxiliaries and their functions
Index of artists