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my life in fabric book by valori wells


My Life in Fabric with Valori Wells

14 Modern Projects - Get Creative with Fabric - Silk Screen, Block Print, Paint, Embroider

8" x 10", 112 pages + pattern pullout, color, from C&T Publishing

Create a life full of your fabric ideas
• Make fabric come alive with silk screening, block printing, painting, and embroidery
• 14 projects in Valori's signature style; make quilts, runners, softies, and girls' sundresses with unique techniques and details
• Renowned author and designer Valori Wells shows you how to create a life full of creativity and self-expression

$26.95 [Add to Cart]


Freative Image Transfer

Creative Image Transfer
By Lesley Riley

70 pages, soft cover, full color,
from C&T

Try your hand at 16 fun projects, ranging form jewelry to home accessories, mixed media art. Use with encaustic transfer images onto just about anything. Use all you favorite tools and techniques.

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

Creative Quilts by Sandra Meech
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Creative Quilts
By Sandra Meech

128 pages, soft cover, full color,
from Batsford

Leading contemporary quilts artist Sandra Meech guides you through her design classes to use art, architecture and world textiles as a source for quilt design. The new surface embellishment and mixed-media techniques plus working in three dimensions. Take your quilting and textile art work a step further with this inspiring book, new in paperback.

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

art quilt maps book


Art Quilt Maps
By Valerie S. Goodwin

95 pages, soft cover, full color,
from C&T Pblishing

Your world, Reimagined in visionarty quilted maps. Find inspiration in real and imaginary sites, in old maps, in poetry, and in memories. Transform a place's essential lines and shapes into quilt designs. Make luminous textures with fabric layering, paints, stamps, stencils, drawing, and applique.
For stabilizing use Crinoline, "I use this material because of its stiff yet lightweight quality. It also helps to keep the quilt stable and flat.

$27.95 [Add to Cart]


Crinoline White 35-38" wide - $6.00/yard
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Mixed Media Artist

Mixed Media Artist
By Seth Apter

142 pages, soft cover, full color,
from North Light Books

Helpful how to's Throughout each section, step by step processes that go beyond the who to provide the how. 44 artists share creative perspectives and intimate thoughts. Additional online content. Immerse yourself in the creative words and works, get to know the artist behind your own art!

$24.99 [Add to Cart]

Mixed Media

Fabulous Fabric Art with Lutradur
by Lesley Riley

62 pages + 2 sheets Lutradur, color, softcover, from C&T Publishing
Discover all the wonderful things you can do with Lutradur--the exciting new fabric that looks, feels, and folds like translucent paper. Add luminous color and exotic effects to art quilts and mixed media art.
Includes instructions for 27 techniques and 14 projects.

$20.95 [Add to Cart]