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Collage, Stitch, Print: Collagraphy for Textile Artists

Collage, Stitch, Print: Collagraphy for Textile Artists (Hardback)

By Holmes, Val

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* Introducing the hottest technique for textile artists today: collagraphy, or printing from collage * Packed with hints, tips and exercises exploring how to harness this exciting technique in your own work * Illustrated with stunning examples of collagraphy by some of the world'...s finest textile artists Learn the secrets of one of textile art's most popular techniques: collagraphy. This comprehensive guide from one of Europe's best-known textile artists and teachers contains everything you need to know about the exciting effects you can achieve using the almost endless permutations of collage, stitch and print, and how you can incorporate them into your own stitched-textile work. Includes invaluable information on making a collagraphy plate using embroidery, choosing suitable surfaces for print, combining paper and fabric, embroidering onto prints, and how to work in series. Illustrated throughout with the best examples of contemporary collagraphy in textile art, this book is a fascinating introduction to a technique that could become your latest textile-art passion.
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ISBN 9781849940146
Released NZ 19 Oct 2012
Publisher Pavilion Books
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781849940146
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Pavilion Books
Imprint Batsford Ltd
Released 19 Oct 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Holmes, Val
Category Needlework & Fabric Crafts
Number of Pages 128
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 276mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 746.4
Weight 800g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
Library of Congress Textile crafts, Textile printing
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade