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Learn how to record your experiences in sketchbooks, journals, and photographs to create personal narratives that become beautiful stitched-textile pieces.
The Art of Whimsical Lettering is an artful instruction book on creating stylized fonts and expressive artwork with personal handwriting skills.
This essential guide for working with alcohol inks includes tips and techniques and more than 50 works from guest artists in an inspiring gallery. Discover how to choose which inks to use for each project and how to experiment with a wide variety of fascinating techniques and tools.
Explore your art journaling journey in three easy steps – begin by putting the journal in art journal, then put the art in art journal, finally, explore your creative process.
Everything you needed to know about embellishing fabrics with Shiva Paintstiks.
Start Where You Are is an interactive journal designed to help readers nurture their creativity, mindfulness, and self-motivation.
Art Journal Color! Art Journal Composition! Art Journal Freedom!
Tell your story in paper, fabric, and objects collected from your world.
Practice You is a portable sacred sanctuary to record your flashes of insight, find your ground, create and clarify your goals, and bear witness to your own evolution.
Bind a book beautifully, with these whimsical and stylish projects.
Anyone with a computer, an internet connection, and an idea, can design fabric, wallpaper and gift wrap.
Whether you’re making your first art quilt or are a seasoned quilt artist eager to enhance your designs, you’ll find endless instruction and inspiration in The Best of Quilting Arts.
Using words, drawing, collage, and observation-based list-making, this book highlights the many paths into journaling.
Tell your story as only you can, through a series of guided projects that culminate in a beautiful, autobiographical art journal worthy of passing along to future generations.
Embroiderers and textile artists can make the most of their sketchbooks with this practical and inspirational guide to mixed media.
Includes step-by-step tutorials for designing patterns (both digitally and by hand), a comprehensive section on printing techniques—including digital printing, screen printing, stenciling, block printing, and resist dyeing—and even insider tips for developing a collection and bringing it to the marketplace.
Over 30 innovative techniques are explored, from invaluable technical information on how to calculate sizes to surface embellishment with beads and sequins.
Exploring the art of papermaking, this reference provides instructions on how to transform distinctive papers into unique, one-of-a-kind handbags by using modern crafting techniques.
Discover the techniques and courage you need to journal bravely.