SURFACE DESIGN FOR FABRIC
HARDBACK + STUDIO
- JAN 29, 2015
|eBook + Studio||9781501395901|
|Companion Study Tools||ISBN|
Please note that exam/inspection copies and instructor resources are only available to instructors and faculty staff at recognized institutions.
Surface Design for Fabric is a comprehensive, how-to guide to more than 60 surface design techniques for various fabrics and leather—ranging from the traditional to the experimental.Highly illustrated with more than 600 color images, the step-by-step instructions and photographs demonstrate surface design techniques, allowing readers to quickly grasp the material and further explore and experiment on their own. Irwin covers a broad range of surface design techniques including: dyeing, staining, removing color, resists, printing and transfer, fiber manipulations, fabric manipulations, embroidery, and embellishments. This modern studio resource clearly guides readers in the creation of beautiful, innovative, and professional surface designs.
~Surface Design for Fabric STUDIO provides online access to video tutorials featuring select techniques from each chapter; student self quizzes with results and personalized study tips; and flashcards with definitions and image identification to help students master concepts and improve grades
~Chapters feature a fabric selection quick guide, tools and materials, how to set up your workspace, application methods, and safety guidelines for each technique.
~Designer Profiles and Collection Spotlights show current examples of surface design end uses in fashion design, textile art, fine art, and
~Environmental Impact boxes address critical environmental and sustainability issues and concerns for each chapter
~Includes helpful hints, important facts, shortcuts and mistakes to avoid throughout chapters
~ Instructor’s Guide and Test Bank
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Dyeing and Staining Fabric
Chapter 2: Discharging Color and Using Resists
Chapter 2: Transfer and Printing
Chapter 3: Fiber Manipulation
Chapter 4: Fabric Manipulation
Chapter 5: Embroidery
Chapter 6: Embellishment
Chapter 7: Combining Techniques
Appendix A: Tips, Workspace, and Preparation
Appendix B: Visual Library of Materials
About The AuthorsKimberly A. Irwin teaches fashion construction, apparel development and experimental design techniques at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), USA.
- Hardback + Studio
- Fairchild Books
- 600 color illus
Watch videos that bring chapter topics and concepts to life1 specially commissioned videos
Review concepts with flashcards of terms and definitions7 decks of flashcards