Blog Post Tag: Resources

19 Textile Books to Give & Get (2014)

December 8, 2014 12:24 pm

Giving – and treating yourself – to the pure pleasure of handling a beautiful art book has become a luxury experience. Give – and get – that joyous experience with any one of these textile-focused books published in 2014. Buy them via philanthropy and you will also support SDA’s mission – at no cost to you. Start clicking, here!…

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“Dyeing Alchemy” Enhances Procion MX Dyeing Process

September 25, 2014 9:01 am

Ever intimidated by the complex math involved in dyeing fabric by weight to get consistent – and reproducible – results? Let dyeing alchemist Diane Franklin’s 2-part eBook wipe away those fears with her unique approach that lets worksheets do the calculations for you. Take your mastery of color to a new level with this comprehensive new resource….

Read More » New Site For The Fiber Zeitgeist

May 23, 2014 7:58 pm

Sons of UK stitch artist Sue Stone created as “a place for textile artists & art enthusiasts to be inspired, learn from the best, promote their work & communicate with like-minded creatives.” Let co-founder Joe Pitcher tell you the now and why of this new voice for textile arts advocacy, here:…

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Book Review: Digital Jacquard Design

March 29, 2014 9:22 am

Well-known weaver/educator Bhakti Ziek gives a big thumbs up to this new book in print by SDA Member Julie Holyoke. Let Master Weaver Ziek take you through her experience of the gorgeous photography and comprehensive technical information provided by this important new weaving resource….

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New Product Review: The Wonderz of WireKnitZ

December 31, 2013 5:41 pm

Get wired in the New Year with WireKnitz – a new product with major mixed media mojo. Get inspired by work, ranging from jewelry adornments to sculpture and assemblage, using the ultra-flexible and many-hued tubular knit. Let Kathie Kerler get you in the loop about the wonders of this new material, here….

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17 Great Textile Books to Give & Get

December 5, 2013 9:14 pm

Wrap your mind – and some wrapping paper – around this remarkable range of recently-published books about textiles. Make the textile tribe members on your holiday list very happy or add to your own library of ideas. All are available via link, inside, which gives back to SDA at no cost to you….

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