Hand-painted Textiles by Sarah Campbell
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Hand-painted Textiles - A Practical Guide to the Art of Painting on Fabric by Sarah Campbell
This beautiful and inspirational book written by a doyenne of British textile design explores the art of painting and making patterns on cloth.
Fabrics bring colour and vibrance to our lives, adding inventiveness and charm to both our clothes and our domestic interiors.
In this book, lifelong textile designer Sarah Campbell takes you through her world of pattern and colour to uncover the joys of design from dots, stripes and checks to more surprising decorative solutions. Beautifully illustrated with Sarah's colourful and internationally acclaimed work, her fabric designs show the comforting rhythm and universal language of pattern.
- Learn how to create your own unique designs using a range of tools and techniques including brushes and potato cuts, stencils and simple 'kitchen cupboard' resists.
- Explore the delights of painting on different fabrics such as cotton, linen, silk and calico/muslin.
- Develop your understanding of scale, colour, tonality and the organisation of pattern ideas, alongside suggestions on how to use your finished fabrics.
Hardback. 276 x 216 mm.