Layered, Tattered & Stitched
A Fabric Art WorkshopBook - 2009
In a book with 250 color photos and illustrations, fabric artists will explore a mixture of atypical sewing and mixed-media techniques, including using favorite papers that can be stitched or quilted as fabrics; distressing fabric work by burning, tearing and staining; trapping found objects between layers; and more. Original.
Tear, Burn & Stitch Your Way to Beautiful Fabric Art
Learn how to create fabric art with incredible depth and meaning in Layered, Tattered & Stitched. Mixed-media artist Ruth Rae expands your creativity as she shows you how to singe, tear, stain, later and stitch fabric and paper for amazing texture and visual interest. Explore both traditional and atypical sewing techniques combined with collage, beading and photo transfers to make gifts, wall hangings, accessories and more.
Layered, Tattered & Stitched will inspire you with:
- 18+ artistic projects ranging from unusual greeting cards and gift wrap to art dolls, banners and apparel
- Clearly explained steps with photos for all projects
- Thorough instructions for a wide range of techniques
- Suggestions for expanding your creative process by working with poetry and symbolic objects
Treat yourself to an amazing fabric art workshop with Layered, Tattered & Stitched.