1,000 Artisan Textiles (Paperback)

Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts, and Wearables

By Sandra Salamony, Gina Brown

Quarry Books, 9781592536092, 320pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2010

List Price: 25.00*
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This stunning gallery-style volume includes some of the finest examples of contemporary textiles and fiber art being made today. The collection includes wearable art and couture, fashion accessories, soft furnishings and vessels, tapestries, display art, and quilts. A wide variety of techniques are featured, including hand and machine embroidery, decorative stitching, batik, dyeing, fabric painting, appliqué, felt, weaving, and all types of surface decoration. Full-color photography features both full views as well as close-ups that will allow readers to appreciate the finer details of many works.

About the Author

An author of various books on art techniques, home decor, and crafts, Sandra Salamony makes a living as an art director, designer, and artist in Traverse City, Michigan. Her projects and designs have been featured in magazines, books, and on television.

Gina M. Brown is an architect and textile artist living in the Traverse City, Michigan area.