Tag: Fabric Paint

Discover Playful Fabric Printing

Fabric printing using custom colors and patterns offers so many possibilities for mixed-media artists. But don’t be daunted by complicated instructions and copious supplies; in the book Playful Fabric Printing: The Complete Guide to Creating Beautiful & Vibrant Cloth Using Low-Tech Tools by Carol Soderlund and Melanie Testa you’ll discover easy ways to prepare and…

Mixed-media Stitch Square

Flight of the bumble bee done with Thermofax Stencil and Fabric paints.  Free motion machine embroidery and hand embroidery using metallic threads and embroidery thread. Finished with seed beading.

Comb Swirls 1

At first wanting to marble paint my fabric, I found that I didn't have the necessary supplies.  So I decided to invent a process to mimic marbling.  I made plain Knox geletin and put it in a cookie sheet with raised sides.  When it cooled, I applied fabric paint and used my tangle comb to…

free flow swatch

Here is one of the fabric  blocks that I hand painted with dye. . I really enjoyed entering a challenge for the first time, and trying new techniques with the fabric. . It was a delight to play with the layers of colour, blending to create unexpected patterns. After years of painting on canvas, I loved how the…

Circular Ruins!

Design Process: – Muslin fabric dyed with black tea. – Acrylic patterns applied with bubble wrap and rubber mat. – Circles patterns free hand painted – Metal leaf applied. Lolo Sinclair

"Starry Inspiration" fabric swatch

To color my fabric I used some dye in the Graffiti Cannon from Tulip. For adhering my hand-cut aluminum foil stars to the fabric I used acrylic gel medium. And I also used the gel medium to apply glitter to the fabric surface.  I made my own inspirational word stamps by hand-carving some plain white…

"Starry Inspiration" fabric swatch

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 To color my fabric I used some dye in the Graffiti Cannon from Tulip. For adhering my hand-cut aluminum foil stars to the fabric I used acrylic gel medium. And I also used the gel medium to apply glitter to the fabric surface.  I made my…