Many of the artists we feature are talented authors as well. Please have a look at some wonderful titles we carry from artists featured in our workshops, as well as instructors we have filmed over the years. Not to be missed!
BREAKDOWN PRINTING [Book + DVD]
New Dimensions for Texture and Colour Claire Benn & Leslie Morgan
Breakdown Printing takes screen printing to a new level by applying thickened dyes to the screen and allowing it to break down as you print! Breakdown Printing will encourage anyone who’s nervous about screen printing to get started. Organic & Fun!
Getting the Most from your Dyes & Cloth Claire Benn
The 100-page spiral bound "Exploring Fiber Reactive Dyes" Study Book is the perfect companion to the "Exploring Fiber Reactive Dyes" workshop. It contains all of the recipes, formulas, tips and tricks Claire highlights in the video workshop. It's also great on it's own!
A Practical Guide to Design and Composition Jane Dunnewold, Claire Benn & Leslie Morgan
Whether you are a surface design artist, encaustic artist, quilt maker, or just interesting in exploring your creative design capabilities, this book will give you loads of ideas on how to get started, where to go next, when to stand back and look, and dive even deeper into your explorations. A must-have for every creative studio.
Layering textiles with colour, texture & imagery Written by Claire Benn and Leslie Morgan
Bonus DVD produced by Galli Publishing
This book makes a fantastic addition to any dyer’s library for creating those one of a kind pieces of fabric that can be used for quilts, stitched textiles, textile art, clothing, soft furnishings, interior designs, sculpture, accessories and even jewelry. A wonderful companion to cloth art doll methods as well as a variety of Soy Wax and Shibori methods when used in mixed media applications.
SILK DIARY: AN ARTISTS JOURNEY FROM MOSCOW TO MENDOCINO [Book]
Written by Natasha Foucault and Jeanne-Michele Salander
Signed by Artist
Natasha's wonderful accounting of her journey in to fine art and wearable art silk painting. 80 full color illustrations and 23 Signature Silk Painting technique sections ensure the book to be a valuable resource both to artists interested in fine art silk painting as well as the casual reader interested in this story-book like tale.
Bringing Personal Imagery Alive Leslie Morgan & Claire Benn Bonus DVD produced by Galli Publishing
The power of the Thermofax lies in its ability to print very fine line designs -- handwriting, a spider’s web, old documents such as birth certificates or school reports, sketches and so on. There are times when you want the kind of imagery that only a Thermofax or photo emulsion screen can give you. The approaches in this workshop enable you to use a variety of different media -- fabric, paper, and more. (Available online only.)
Exploring Colour, Texture & Special Effects Leslie Morgan & Claire Benn Bonus DVD produced by Galli Publishing
A fantastic addition to any dyer’s library for creating those one of a kind pieces of fabric that can be used for art cloth dolls, quilts, stitched textiles, textile art, clothing, soft furnishings, interior designs, sculpture, accessories and even jewelry. Full color, 45 pages with 45 minutes instructional video.