Freestyle machine stitching... funky beaded embroidery...luscious, random stitching techniques that are layered on painted patchwork art quilts of altered fabric and hand-painted cloth to create a funky large tote. We will explore fabric painting and dyeing techniques including color scraping, monoprints, dyed cloth stamping, stenciling and glazing. Learn how to doodle letters, words and faces on fabric, layer fabric with hand painted transparencies and colored-dyed fabric images. No sewing experience required. Sewing machine required.
Supply list: Favorite heavy bodied, fluid and ink acrylic colors (I prefer Golden, Lumiere, Dye-Na-Flow, FW Pearlescent) ½ yd muslin, Kona cotton in cream/white ½ yd silence cloth by Oak Hills or Warm & Natural (enough for the size of bag you want to create) 1 yd of fabric for lining bag or scraps 1 yd. Therm O Web Heat n Bond Lite various size flat paint brushes Plastic paint scrapper 2-1 foam brushes 2 water containers Brayer 15- 2-ply white paper towels Uunmounted stamps Painting smock Collage ephemera - Fabric & paper scraps Ribbons, embroidery floss, fibers Beads and embellishments sewing needle Scissors Bone folder Iron Sewing machine Cotton & silk thread for sewing machine
Kit fee includes: Collage Unleashed aRt! kit of papers/fabrics, collage images on fabric, iron-on transfers, transparencies, watercolor paints, glitter, mark making tools, unmounted stamps and stencils.
Instructor will provide: Materials I supply include [kōL LäJ] art-making book kit of papers/fabrics, collage images, acrylic & watercolor paints, inks, glitter, pens, mark making tools, unmounted stamps and stencils, Collage Unleashed inspiration guide.