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Paintstiks on Fabric is comprehensive guide by Shelly Stokes that teaches everything you need to know about applying paintstik color to fabric. Transform ordinary pieces of fabric to unique works of art. Looking for mores?

Paintstik Inspirations DVD with Laura Murray, will guide you step-by-step, demonstrating the techniques and uses of paintstiks.


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PaintStiks on Fabric
Simple Techniques, Fantastic Results

Author: Shelly Stokes
Pages: 32
Page size: 81/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: Cedar Canyon Textiles
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Shelly Stokes is an artists, lecturer, teacher, and quilter who simply loves to play with fabric! as a teacher, her goal is to "infect" her students with a passion for transforming and creating their own special fabrics. Shelly does this by using both traditional and rather unexpected techniques and materials.

She lives with her husband near Alexandria, Minnesota. She started quilting in 1995, after leaving the corporate world. In 1997 Shelly founded Cedar Canyon Textiles as a venue to sell her hand dyed fabric and completed art work.

Shelly's award winning quilts have been displayed at regional and national shows included the Minnesota Quilt Show, Quilting the Quilt and the AQS National Quilt Show in Paducah, Kentucky. Her quilts have appeared in the 20002 Quilt Art Engagement Calendar and the boo "New Quilts from an Old Favorite: Tumbling Blocks."

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Embellish fabric with Ease!

Beginners and seasoned fiber artists alike can achieve fabulous results with Shiva Artist's Paintstiks and a few simple tools. Learn everything you need to know about applying paintstik color to fabric, from basic information about paintstiks, to detailed instructions that will enable you to transform ordinary pieces of fabric into unique works of art.

This comprehensive guide offers:

  • 5 techniques for adding paintstik color to fabric, included rubbing, stenciling, and masking applications
  • Easy-to-follow instructions with step-by-step photographs
  • Answers to the most common questions about paintstiks
  • Complete procedures for preparation, heat setting, and clean up
  • Dozens of color photographs for inspiration

Your imagination and a few simple tools are all you need to create fabulous fabric. Shelly Stokes supplies the recipes. What are you waiting for?

Table of Contents

A Paintstik Primer
2
Get Ready
6
Apply Color Directly
8
Add Texture with Rubbings
10
Design with Masks
14
Add Images with Stencils
18
Appliqué with Paintstik Color
24
Make it Last
26
Clean it Up
28
Inspiration
30
Resources
32

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Laura Murray author This DVD features Laura Murray, an experienced instructor who has teaches the 'tricks of the trade', covering many of the techniques and uses of paintstiks.

Laura Murray discusses creating texture with rubbing plates, stenciling, shading, and masking. She also covers general use or paintstiks, maintenance, and clean up. If you are interested in gaining more knowledge and skill with Shiva paintstiks, this DVD is just the thing. The DVD is filled with techniques, uses, and examples of finished projects, designed to inspire the viewer over and over again .

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This DVD provides comprehensive demonstrations that include:

  • Get started
  • Create texture with rubbings
  • Mix and Lighten colors by using blenders
  • Learn to stencil
  • Use rubbing, shading and masking techniques
  • Combine paintstiks with foiling techniques
  • Make it permanent
  • Clean up
  • Frequently asked questions answered by Shelly Stokes, author of Paintstiks on Fabric
  • Get inspired by finished projects — quilts, greeting cards, handbags, wearables

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