Modern Color: An Illustrated Guide to Dyeing Fabric for by Kim Eichler-Messmer

By Kim Eichler-Messmer

Glossy Color—An Illustrated advisor to Dyeing textile for contemporary Quilts via Kim Eichler-
Messmer exhibits you the way to dye cloth via hand for an artisanal, luminescent look.

Includes directions on establishing a house dye studio with minimum apparatus and teaches key
mixing recommendations. Make any colour you will want, together with any worth (lightness and darkness) and
gradation, making an allowance for an enormous palette and never-ending notion. pass forward, take a dip!

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Nail small branches to this frame as illustrated in Figure 1. Set the completed box on two branch supports already set in the 5. ground. 56 crate the middle SECTION METAL 3 CHRISTMAS TREE ORNAMENTS MATERIALS For the ornaments in Plate 21, the tops and bottoms of goldlined tin cans of any size. Decorative Materials: Christmas seals, fancy gift wrapping cords, nail polish, sugar or salt, and metallic papers from old Christmas cards Metal: or similar source. TOOLS Turnkey, can opener, tin snips, pliers, nail, and hammer.

TOOLS Pencil, compass, edged ruler; and scissors ruler for or making patterns; razor blade; metal- pinking shears; needle and thread; 26 and BOYS' & GIRLS' LEATHER BELTS 44A-TS MAKE -PATTERNS CFIgs, 1^^-3J Plate 8 TOR AbOVE leather punch or paper punch for making holes in either leather or felt (Figs. 4 and 6). PROCEDURE 1. 2. 3. Rip apart the purse with a razor blade. Prepare the leather as in Section 1, "Leather or Plastic Coin Purse/' step 1. Make an enlarged pattern of one of the designs in Figures 1, 2, or 3.

STAR COIN PURSE OR ROSARY CASE MATERIALS A Leather: enough leather, 2% Glue: lady's leather purse of calfskin or stiff leather, large the rosary case, and enough for one circle of the same make to diameter (Plate 7, Fig. 2). Rubber cement will hold the leather surfaces together for conin. in tinued use. Other Materials: Paper for patterns and wax for the leather. TOOLS Ruler, compass, and pencil for making patterns; razor blade and steel-edged ruler; paper or leather punch; cutting board; and a weight for pressing creases in the leather.

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