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Embellish Me

G and printing as well as complex embellishing techniues such as embroidery needle punching and foil embossing Each chapter concludes with an artist interview giving you insight into the working practices of contemporary fabric crafters and providing further inspiration for your own projects The third section rounds out the book with instructions for crafters who want to take their fabric designs to the next level and offers in depth advice on important issues such as how aspiring crafters can best market and sell their own designs. If you re anything like me you spend an exorbitant amount of time on Pinterest pinning projects that you ll never finish who am I kidding never even start Of course you have all the best intentions to create that mason jar vase or handmade soaps but last time you created something it should have ended up on Pinterest Fail And while many of my own Pinterest mishaps are purely the result of my impatience or inability to follow directions correctly some are simply because I m following the directions of another novice that lacks an editorAustin based fabric designer Laurie Wisbrun s book Embellish Me removes that amateur obstacle A professional fabric designer Wisbrun brings expertise to the world of DIY As a visual person I found Wisbrun s step by step photography easy to follow and the directions complete The instructions make clear the tools and materials that will be needed for each project and the interviews with other professional fabric artists were interesting and it Feral of contemporary fabric crafters and providing further inspiration for your Krismis van Map Jacobs own projects The third section rounds Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods out the book with instructions for crafters who want to take their fabric designs to the next level and Crust From Sourdough Spelt and Rye Bread to Ciabatta Bagels and Brioche offers in depth advice Til Death Do Us Part (Vows, on important issues such as how aspiring crafters can best market and sell their Mensa Riddles Conundrums own designs. If you re anything like me you spend an exorbitant amount Julie of the Wolves of time The Right Swipe on Pinterest pinning projects that you ll never finish who am I kidding never even start Of course you have all the best intentions to create that mason jar vase Touched or handmade soaps but last time you created something it should have ended up Dark Prophet The Chronicles of Koa on Pinterest Fail And while many Ugly Fish of my The Math of Life and Death 7 Mathematical Principles That Shape Our Lives own Pinterest mishaps are purely the result Little Gods of my impatience Der Schweizerische Robinson or inability to follow directions correctly some are simply because I m following the directions Ensorcelled The Erotic Adventures of Jane in the Jungle Book 9 of another novice that lacks an editorAustin based fabric designer Laurie Wisbrun s book Embellish Me removes that amateur The Poems The Collected Works of W B Yeats obstacle A professional fabric designer Wisbrun brings expertise to the world Sylvia Pankhurst of DIY As a visual person I found Wisbrun s step by step photography easy to follow and the directions complete The instructions make clear the tools and materials that will be needed for each project and the interviews with Attack of Apollyon: Revenge of the Locusts other professional fabric artists were interesting and it

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Embellish Me is the ultimate guide to achieving the perfect surface finish for your fabric based projects Comprehensive step by step instructions are accompanied by detailed illustrations that illuminate an extensive range of fabric alteration and embellishment techniues Learn tie dyeing bleaching and shibori; block silk screen and digital printing; and beading embroidery and appliué This information rich guide will euip you with all the information you need to apply these techniues to any number of fabric projects from tote bags. Very disappointing Blame me for not reading the description and instead thinking the cover was somehow indicative of the types of techniues or projects that would be in the book Nothing even remotely resembling the cover is within the bookBut now reading the description I think even that is misleading Learn tie dyeing bleaching and shibori block silk screen and digital printing and beading embroidery and appliu There s definitely some techniues and project examples for the dyeingbleachingprinting part Almost too much In a book called Embellish Me I would not expect than half the book to be filled with ideas for creating fabric Not embellishing it but creating the base fabric to begin with Maybe my definition of embellish is just off Even if you do consider those things to be embellishing the book still fell short Most of the designer profiles were of designers who worked with or created commercially available fabric When I read a book about fiber arts embellishments I don t exp

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And clothes to cushion covers lampshades toys and home furnishings Galleries throughout the book will inspire you to engage with these techniues showing how they have been applied to fabric and providing a valuable starting point for your craftDivided into three sections Embellish Me begins with essential information on tools and materials as well as a comprehensive chapter on pattern design which covers computer rendered patterns in addition to hand drawn designs The second section is organized by techniue covering bleaching dyein. If you want to fill your head with cool ideas of things to try this is a great book If you want a beautifully put together treasure trove of great project photographs interesting interviews and introductions to various kinds of embellishment techniues for fabrics this is a fabulous bookIf you are looking for serious instruction in any of the techniues contained in this book chances are you will be at least somewhat unsatisfied Speaking as a lifelong embroiderer for instance the embroidery section spanning a couple of pages spent time on instructions for transferring patterns to fabric than the actual embroidery Transferring patterns is very important yes but so is the difference between a running stitch a back stitch a french knot satin stitch split stitch and chain stitch Yet oddly instructions on different kinds of stitches are not there So a 55 for brainstorming and inspiration A 25 for techniue and skills instruction It has given me some wonderful ideas for dyeing fabrics and m


6 thoughts on “Embellish Me

  1. says:

    Very disappointing Blame me for not reading the description and instead thinking the cover was somehow indicative of the types of techniues or projects that would be in the book Nothing even remotely resembling the cover is within the bookBut now reading the description I think even that is misleading Learn tie dyeing bleaching and shibori; block silk screen and digital printing; and beading embroidery and app

  2. says:

    If you want to fill your head with cool ideas of things to try this is a great book If you want a beautifully put together treasure

  3. says:

    If you’re anything like me you spend an exorbitant amount of time on Pinterest pinning projects that you’ll never finish who am I kidding never even start Of course you have all the best intentions to create that mason jar vase or handmade soaps but last time you created something it should have ended up on Pinterest Fail And

  4. says:

    A little bit of everything in the fabric embellishing dept would make a nice primer giving the opportunity for an interes

  5. says:

    The main title is misleading The subtitle is accurate How to print dye and decorate your fabricMy favorite part of the book were the instructions on how to design and print fabric

  6. says:

    Nice to look at but too time consuming to do

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