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How to print fabrics

Shah, Zeena2015
Learn how simple hand printing techniques can transform your fabric into personalized designs with this easy fabric printing guide from talented textile designer Zeena Shah. In this beautiful yet practical project book, Zeena shows you how to create contemporary textiles though 20 easy-to-master techniques, each accompanied by a simple sewing project to put your prints on display straight away. Using easily accessible materials as diverse as vegetables, sponges, cardboard, rubber stamps, wood blocks, lino and simple silk screens, Zeena shows you how to create striking printed designs and then how to sew covetable items such as bags, table linen, cushions and pillows and more, to personalize your home interior with DIY style.
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How to print fabrics / Zeena Shah.
Shah, Zeena, author
Newton Abbot : David & Charles, 2015.Newton Abbot David & Charles, 2015.©2015
126 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
Machine generated contents note: THE PROJECTS -- Elastic band printing -- Tablet sleeve -- Pencil end printing -- Hexagon trivet -- Foam stamp printing -- Baby dribble bib -- Bleach mark printing -- Pyramid doorstop -- Fallen leaf printing -- Tea towel -- Paintbrush printing -- Beanbag -- Screen printing with masking tape -- Grid envelope cushion -- Foam brush printing -- Patchwork bolster -- Lino block printing -- Leafy shopping bag -- Screen printing with freezer paper stencils -- Fox-shaped pillow -- Stencil printing with torn paper tape -- Zip pouch -- Cardboard tube printing -- Circles laundry bag -- Stencil printing with cut tracing paper -- Wall tidy -- Fruit and vegetable printing -- Circle skirt -- Watercolour mark printing -- Lunch bag -- Lint roller printing -- Furoshiki wrapping cloth -- Stencil printing with painter's tape -- Drawstring travel pouches -- Screen printing with an embroidery hoop -- Infinity scarf -- Screen printing with photo emulsion --Contents note continued: Forest drum lampshade -- String printing -- Planter.
9781446305973 (paperback)
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