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Stitch Alchemy, Combining Fabric + Paper for Mixed-Media by Kelli Nina Perkins teaches you step by step how to create this new medium and how to use it in your art quilts, art dolls, jewelry, artist books and much more! Add paper-cloth to your bag of tricks!


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Stitch Alchemy


Stitch Alchemy
Combining Fabric + Paper for Mixed-Media Art

Author: Kelli Perkins
Pages: 135
Page size: 8.5" W X 10.5" H
Publisher: Interweave Press
Cover: Soft Cover
Item Code: 4Q0547
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 9781596681132

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Give your projects a creative boost with paper-cloth fusion. Add paper-cloth to your bag of tricks! Transform mixed-media projects by blending the versatility of paper with the dimensional qualities of cloth. The Fusion is an inexpensive alternative to fabric dyeing and creates a colorful foundation that is easily embellished with inks paints, textures, printmaking techniques, and more. Learn step by step how to create this new medium and how to use it in your art quilts, art dolls, jewelry, and artist books. This book is perfect for artist interested in altered art, found and recycled art, needlefelting, and nontraditional elements.

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About the Author Kelli Nina Perkins

Kelli is a public librarian with a master's degree in information and self- taught mixed-media artist. She has always been inspired by the ephemera of everyday life, collecting and cataloging small treasures. Her work appears regularly in Cloth Paper Scissors, and she is a contributor to a number of books. She's taught soapmaking, paper beads, altered books, artist trading cards and other arts throughout the Midwest.

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