You can get yourself in the running for a copy of Reclaimed Textiles: Techniques for paper, stitch, plastic and mixed-media by Kim Thittichai by simply leaving a comment in today’s post about your favorite reclaimed material by July 23, 2014.
First let me say this book feels wonderful. It has the softest fabric cover. You just want to pet it. The pages are filled with great tutorials as well as do-able and extreme projects that are sure to inspire. I will go to this book to get my creativity “in the mood” like an athlete warms up and stretches.
More about the book from the Publisher:
“Whether you want to be thrifty and green, or to add a sense of heritage to your work, incorporating old bits of paper, fabric, plastic, and packaging can lead to stunning textile art. Kim Thittichai takes crafters through a range of innovative techniques for reclaiming and recycling, from collage to rag-rugging, giving each style a unique twist. Every chapter includes a step-by-step project for beginners along with new ideas for experienced textilers, and showcases the work of the best textile artists working today.”
Giveaway open to U.S. residents only please.