by Kate Wells
Whether the reader is a professional or hobbyist, Fabric Dyeing and Printing provides all the know-how and inspiration for those who are dedicated to dyeing and printing on fabric. Throughout the book, careful attention is paid to the methods for decorating a variety of fabrics, from tie-dye to computer-generated imagery. Textural effects include crimping, flocking, embossing, and a full chapter on devore. Step-by-step color photography is used to present 30 key pattern techniques, while 20 dye recipes are laid out in easy-reference cookbook style. A final section presents methods for mending and finishing cloth, plus advice on setting up a work space.