The Textile Artist's Studio Handbook

Learn Traditional and Contemporary Techniques for Working with Fiber, Including Weaving, Knitting, Dyeing, Painting, and More

Author: Visnja Popovic,Owyn Ruck

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1592537774

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 7202

Explore the world of textile arts, one thread at a time. Expand your repertoire of textile crafting and design techniques. Shows the foundations of design and fabrication, includes a glossary of materials, and classic techniques that include weaving, dyeing, painting, and more.
Posted in Crafts & Hobbies

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Eco-friendly Raw Materials, Technologies, and Processing Methods

Author: Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9812870652

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 355

View: 1725

This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in the textiles and clothing sector. The chapters covered in different volumes of this series title aim to cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in the textile and clothing industry. This first volume is dedicated to the initial phases of life cycle, i.e. raw materials and manufacturing phases of textile products. This book aims to cover the sustainable raw materials, technologies and processing methods to achieve sustainable textile products. There are plenty of raw materials available today to cater the needs of sustainable textiles and apparels including organic materials, recycled and biodegradable raw materials for textile applications. Similarly, many innovative methods to process textile materials to achieve sustainability in the supply chain along with various processing technologies to manufacture textile products sustainably. This first volume covers the titles of these areas in a comprehensive way.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes

Personalize Your Craft with Organic Colors from Acorns, Blackberries, Coffee, and Other Everyday Ingredients

Author: Sasha Duerr

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604690712

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 172

View: 3536

Through step-by-step instructions and color-saturated photographs, textile designer Sasha Duerr explains the basics of making and using natural plant dye, from gathering materials and making the dyes to simple ideas for how to use them. --from publisher description
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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Sustainable Textile Chemical Processes

Author: Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9811021856

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 131

View: 9952

This book highlights the challenges in sustainable wet processing of textiles, natural dyes, enzymatic textiles and sustainable textile finishes. Textile industry is known for its chemical processing issues and many NGO’s are behind the textile sector to streamline its chemical processing, which is the black face of clothing and fashion sector. Sustainable textile chemical processes are crucial for attaining sustainability in the clothing sector. Seven comprehensive chapters are aimed to highlight these issues in the book.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

A Weaver's Garden

Growing Plants for Natural Dyes and Fibers

Author: Rita Buchanan

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486136396

Category: Nature

Page: 240

View: 3447

Valuable hints on dyeing fibers and fabrics, soap plants to use for cleaning textiles, fragrant plants to scent and protect fabrics; planning and creating a garden featuring cotton, flax, indigo, and much more.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Fancy work

Page: N.A

View: 9517

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Stern's Introductory Plant Biology

Author: James Bidlack,Shelley Jansky

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math

ISBN: 9780073040523

Category: Science

Page: 640

View: 5906

This introductory text assumes little prior scientific knowledge on the part of the student. It includes sufficient information for some shorter introductory botany courses open to both majors and nonmajors, and is arranged so that certain sections can be omitted without disrupting the overall continuity of the course. Stern emphasizes current interests while presenting basic botanical principles.
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The Dyer's Garden

Author: Rita Buchanan

Publisher: Interweave

ISBN: 9781883010072

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 4007

Touching on the history and nature of dye plants, this comprehensive guide walks readers through a garden season from design to planting to harvesting for the dyepot, discussing 18 dye plants in detail.
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Chronicles of Oklahoma

Author: James Shannon Buchanan

Publisher: N.A


Category: Indians of North America

Page: N.A

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Posted in Indians of North America

The Cumulative Book Index

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 8010

Posted in American literature

Herbal treasures

inspiring month-by-month projects for gardening, cooking, and crafts

Author: Phyllis Shaudys

Publisher: Garden Way Pub Co


Category: Cooking

Page: 312

View: 6274

Explores the world of herbs for gardeners, cooks, and craftspeople, sharing a vast array of creative projects, as well as extensive reference materials
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The Gardeners Dictionary

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, Flower Gardens, and Nursery, as Also for Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture, Including the Management of Vineyards, with the Methods of Making and Preserving Wine, According to the Present Practice of the Most Skilful Vignerons in the Several Wine Countries in Europe : Together with Directions for Propagating and Improving, from Real Practice and Experience, All Sorts of Timber Trees

Author: Philip Miller

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

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Annual Journal

Author: Royal New Zealand Institute of Horticulture

Publisher: N.A


Category: Horticulture

Page: N.A

View: 819

Posted in Horticulture

The Encyclopedia Americana

Author: Alexander Hopkins McDonnald

Publisher: N.A


Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: N.A

View: 2307

Posted in Encyclopedias and dictionaries