Stitch Stories: Personal places, spaces and traces in by Cas Holmes

By Cas Holmes

The occasions of your existence, from neighborhood walks to unique journeys, promises never-ending suggestion for fabric artwork. This inspiring booklet indicates you ways to list your reports, utilizing sketchbooks, journals and images, to create own narratives which may shape a kick off point for extra comprehensive stitched-textile items. Acclaimed cloth artist and instructor Cas Holmes, whose paintings is usually encouraged by means of her existence and the trips she makes, is helping you discover concept via your individual existence and explains the best way to list what you spot in sketchbooks and journals, that may usually develop into appealing gadgets in themselves. She explains how one can use images, either as documentation and as notion, and infrequently contain it into the paintings itself, besides came across items and ephemera. through the publication are important innovations that may be harnessed so as to add additional curiosity in your paintings, akin to tools for making layered collages, the right way to 'sketch' with sew, and suggestion on layout and color. with a view to create appealing, specific paintings encouraged via your existence and travels, this can be the appropriate ebook for you.

Show description

Read Online or Download Stitch Stories: Personal places, spaces and traces in textile art PDF

Similar crafts & hobbies books

Basic Stained Glass Making: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started (How To Basics)

Each one process illustrated with colour images. whole clarification of instruments and fabrics. step by step classes for a number of projects.

Design Star

Flower layout faculties of the USA teaches the artwork of floral layout in layout facilities around the kingdom. With periods from manhattan, Minneapolis, Chicago, and up and down the West Coast, the colleges have introduced many new careers within the floral undefined. layout famous person we could the reader into the realm of the pro floral fashion designer with within secrets and techniques, tips, and formulae for nice layout.

Big Quill Lake Safety Book: The Essential Lake Safety Guide For Children

Vital advisor for an individual who spends time on the lake with kids. this could be the 1st booklet you learn any and each baby arriving at your boat, lake estate, campsite, dock, fishing journey, summer time lake holiday, or lake cabin. Make it a summer time vacation culture, you won't remorse it. This Lake security e-book is an ideal consultant to percentage with a tender baby ahead of their first journey to the lake, or every time you will have younger visitors stopover at you on the lake.

The Meetup Guide: How to Create, Plan and Host A Local Event Series

Making plans an area occasion can suppose intimidating. the place do you begin? How do you create a winning meetup, the sort that makes humans are looking to go back every time it happens? how will you steer clear of ranging from scratch and studying every thing via trial and mistake? I had an identical suggestions while I got down to commence my very own neighborhood occasion sequence.

Additional info for Stitch Stories: Personal places, spaces and traces in textile art

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.67 of 5 – based on 49 votes