Fabric dyeing techniques
Mixed media, artistic quilt designer Heather Thomas provides step-by-step instruction on how to create original fabric to create a truly unique quilt. Learn how to build up layers of designs with dip dyed fabric and handmade stamps. Follow along as she demonstrates a variety of dying techniques to create texture on the fabric including how to use salt as a resist, and shows how to design original stamps with fun foam.
DEMO! Flour Paste Batik
Batik with flour paste instead of wax Materials: 1/2 cup flour, + a few extra tablespoons 1/2 cup water 2 teaspoons alum mixer fabric stretcher bars tacks fine tip squeeze bottle or icing tips fabric dye/fabric paint paint brush spray bottle iron parchment paper or press cloth