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The Resource A field guide to fabric design : design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel, Kimberly Kight

A field guide to fabric design : design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel, Kimberly Kight

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A field guide to fabric design : design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel
Title
A field guide to fabric design
Title remainder
design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel
Statement of responsibility
Kimberly Kight
Title variation
  • Fabric design
  • Traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "If you have ever dreamed of showing your designs on fabric, textile aficionado Kim Kight, of popular blog True Up, is here to teach you how. Comprehensive and refreshingly straightforward, this impressive volume features two main parts. First, the Design and Color section explains the basics with step-by-step tutorials on creating repeating patterns both by hand and on the computer. Next, the Printing section guides you through transferring those designs on fabric-whether it's block printing, screen printing, digital printing or licensing to a fabric company-and how to determine the best method for you"--
  • "A complete guide to modern textile design and printing. Written by a devoted student and aficionado of textiles who covers all things fabric on her popular blog, True Up, this book introduces readers to every aspect of textile design. General information about design and color principles and fabric basics accompanies step-by-step tutorials that show readers how to design repeats by hand and on the computer, how to select and build color palettes, and how to prepare designs for digital or hand printing. Hands-on steps for small-scale DIY block and screen printing are also provided. Finally, there's advice on the ins and outs of designing for fun and for profit. A series of Designer Roundtables features tips and valuable advice from design professionals like Amy Butler, Anna Marie Horner, Tula Pink, Bari J. Ackerman, and many others. The complete and detailed Resources section is a go-to reference guide for everything from where to get your designs printed, to the best design software, to which design schools offer degrees in textile design"--
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Kight, Kimberly
Dewey number
677/.022
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TT852
LC item number
.K54 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Textile printing
  • Textile design
  • CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Quilts & Quilting
Label
A field guide to fabric design : design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel, Kimberly Kight
Link
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781607053552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011010501
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn712118545
  • (OCoLC)712118545
Label
A field guide to fabric design : design, print & sell your own fabric : traditional & digital techniques for quilting, home dec & apparel, Kimberly Kight
Link
http://covers.nbnbooks.com/L/16/070/1607053551.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781607053552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011010501
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn712118545
  • (OCoLC)712118545

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