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The Resource Textile Nature

Textile Nature

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Textile Nature
Title
Textile Nature
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Summary
An inspirational guide to using nature in textile art, with step-by-step projects Plants, flowers, gardens, insects and birds are a rich source of inspiration for artists and designers of all kinds. This beautiful guide demonstrates how to get the most out of your surroundings to create original and unique pieces in textiles. Beginning with a chapter on drawing from nature, the book demonstrates how to use sketchbooks and create mood boards to explore your local environment and landscape. The author demonstrates how to make small pieces such as folding books based on observational drawing and stitch. Moving on to a section on floral inspiration, the author shows how to use plants and flowers in your work, from using stencilled flower motifs as embellishment to printing with plants onto fabric and making simple relief prints. Finally, the taking flight chapter demonstrates how to move into three-dimensions and sculptural work with birds and insects made from cloth. Featuring step-by-step projects as well as work from contemporary artists, makers and collaborative groups throughout, this practical and beautiful guide shows how practitioners of all kinds can draw from the natural world for making and inspiration
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Kelly, Anne
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dictionaries
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  • Art
  • Nonfiction
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Textile Nature
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OVERDRIVE:f5425584-3939-456a-b528-19a347e672a5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781849944069
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Textile Nature
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f5425584-3939-456a-b528-19a347e672a5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781849944069
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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