Techniques for Paper, Stitch, Plastic and Mixed Media
By Kim Thittichai (Author)
Whether you want to be thrifty and green, or to add a sense of heritage to your work, incorporating old bits of paper, fabric, plastic, and packaging can lead to stunning textile art. Kim Thittichai takes crafters through a range of innovative techniques for reclaiming and recycling, from collage to rag-rugging, giving each style a unique twist. Every chapter includes a step-by-step project for beginners along with new ideas for experienced textilers, and showcases the work of the best textile artists working today.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Kim Thittichai is a popular textile artist who specializes in teaching experimental textiles. Her specialty is creating three-dimensional textile forms. She does workshops and lectures nationally and exhibits her work at various textiles shows across the UK. She is the author of the bestselling Hot Textiles (Batsford). Kim lives in Brighton.