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. This book appears to have some really clear instructions for some basic dying techniques. This book is a really good introduction to different Shibori designs and how to reproduce them on different types of fabrics Good information about dyes and dye safety as well. This book is very good This book gives many inspirations for artisans like me Good overview of some shibori techniques It s not comprehensive but the techniques described are with enough detail to start I took a course on shibori of years ago and have been looking forward to trying a little This book is accessible and I think it will provide me a good start Some good techniques and instructions I guess I expected a little variety.
- 96 pages
- Shibori Designs & Techniques
- Mandy Southan
- 01 December 2017 Mandy Southan