Written via skilled shibori instructor Jane Callender, this pretty, sensible e-book is jam-packed with each conventional and artistic sew-withstand tactics, an entire dyeing information and an inspirational gallery of Janes paintings. This e-book comprises the entire data a amateur will want to get began – together with tips about dyeing in small areas and a information to the entire essential well being and protection concerns – however could also be jam-packed with leading edge tactics and galvanizing designs so that you can attraction to the skilled cloth artist.

The e-book is damaged into 3 sections. The primary displays you the entire key sew-withstand tactics you want – from the fundamentals throughout to making complicated designs and all are obviously defined with pictures and illustrations. Learn to create a spread of various shibori types, oversew, make circles and different shapes, use grids, double needles, stencils and caps, bind materials, paintings with gadget sew, use material buffers and contain appliqué.

The 2nd phase displays you how you can use motifs to create trend: Learn to create and place designs, together with conventional preparations similar to Karamatsu and Tatewaku, create composite designs and get tips about how you can plan your individual styles.

Finally, the e-book comprises an entire information to dyeing it comprises recipes, guidelines and recommendation to be able to get the easiest from each and every dye bathtub you’re making. Learn to dye with each herbal and artificial indigo, in natural and artificial vats. Additionally make a choice from quite a lot of herbal dyes, iron rust and stunning Procion dyes, which can be utilized together or by myself for fantastic results.