An exciting book on Shibori aimed at stitchers, quilters, dyers and textile artists who want to both master the techniques of Shibori and find ways of using this technique for a range of textile applications. Well written, full of inspirational and fresh ideas, rich colour photography. Japanese, African and Indian Shibori methods are combined with contemporary techniques to create textiles bursting with rich, intricate patterns and bold colour. Techniques covered include tied and stitched designs for wrapping, folding, clamping, pleating and binding, alongside simple and safe dyeing techniques. Practical information accompanied by clear instructions and beautiful illustrations.
Janice Gunner is well-known both in the U.K. and the U.S. for her quilting and Shibori work. Paperback edition 2012
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