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Inkjet printing on lutradur and dryer sheets using Inkaid

Inkjet printing on lutradur and dryer sheets using Inkaid

One of the things that I like so much about using Inkaid, is that these products can be used to prepare so many different types of surfaces for printing using an inkjet printer. I use them mainly to pre-treat fabric, but I also like to use them on fabric-like surfaces...

My Summer journal + a quick Photoshop texture tutorial

My Summer journal + a quick Photoshop texture tutorial

I'm still working on my stitched summer journal. This week was particularly busy so I've only managed a few stitches here and there, but I did get the PhotoArt image for the cover designed and printed onto fabric ready for stitching. I really love the way this...

Stitched textiles with a little wabi sabi on the side

Stitched textiles with a little wabi sabi on the side

Here in Central Florida Hurricane Matthew is now a thing of the past and life is getting back to normal. Although we were fortunate to suffer only minimal damage, it does take a few days to destress from a force of nature such as a hurricane, so I have to admit I'm...

Work in Progress: Watercolor Print on Fabric

Work in Progress: Watercolor Print on Fabric

I decided to print one of my watercolor sketch PhotoArt images onto fabric to see how it would turn out. Well watercolor on fabric never looked so good and all without the mess! It's a beautiful result and the image printed out better than I expected. I used some...

Designing with Photoshop: PhotoArt Quilt

Designing with Photoshop: PhotoArt Quilt

Photoshop is not only a great program for processing photos and creating PhotoArt, it's also quite useful as a design program. My design needs are fairly simple but I use Photoshop to easily create repeat patterns, to create templates for print'n'sew projects, and I...

Printing on Cheesecloth and Lace using an Inkjet Printer

Printing on Cheesecloth and Lace using an Inkjet Printer

Printing images onto cheesecloth, lace, and other open-weave fabrics using an inkjet printer, might sound quite impractical but these types of fabrics have a wonderful texture that can add visual interest to printed images. Although you might think it impossible to...

Printing on Fabric Using an Inkjet Printer: How I Do It

Printing on Fabric Using an Inkjet Printer: How I Do It

I always seem to get great results when printing my photos and images onto fabric, so I often get asked about my process. You might think that printing images onto fabric is quite simple. And really it is if all you want is a quick one-off fabric print. All you need...

Printing on Fabric for Textile and Quilt Artists

Printing on Fabric for Textile and Quilt Artists

Printing on fabric using an inkjet printer is one of my favorite ways to transfer images to fabric. It's easy, fun and best of all, you can print your own artwork onto fabric and then use in your sewing projects and textile art! It's quite easy to print images onto...

Printing on Fabric: Bubble Jetset vs Inkaid

Printing on Fabric: Bubble Jetset vs Inkaid

So you want to print on fabric but are confused by some of the products that are available? Don't feel bad, you're not alone. One of the most common questions I get asked, is to explain the difference between the liquid pre-treatments that can be used when printing on...

Printing on Textured Fabric using Inkaid

Printing on Textured Fabric using Inkaid

Working with texture has always been one of my favorite things and I've always found it challenging and rewarding to find ways to merge both visual and tactile texture into my artwork. One of the biggest challenges though has been to find ways to successfully print...

Printing on Texture Pastes and Gels using Inkaid

Printing on Texture Pastes and Gels using Inkaid

One of my favorite ways to add interesting texture to my printed images is to use texture pastes. Texture pastes such as crackle paste and glass bead gel are easy to use and are perfectly suited for painting onto fabric. Once dried, a coating of Inkaid then makes them...

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