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Art in Felt & Stitch

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849.5
.F45
M35
2017

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Art in Felt & Stitch : Creating beautiful works of art using fleece, fibres and threads

Mackay, Moy.

Kent, England : Search Press Ltd., c2017.

128 p. : col. ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Moy Mackay’s unique and vibrant felt paintings are created by replacing paint as a medium with fleece, fibers and threads, and combining traditional felting techniques with fine art. The result is an exquisite fusion of art, felt and stitch that is both uplifting and inspiring. Her work is characterized by her wonderful use of color, Moy’s work includes landscapes as well as still-life studies, animals, birds and flowers. There is clear, step by step guidance through all of the basic techniques, including the felting process itself, and how to use machine and hand stitching to create form and texture. Four fabulous projects and numerous examples of Moy’s work complete this sumptuous visual feast that will not fail to excite painters and textile artists alike.

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ISBN:

978-1-84448-563-5

Author:

Mackay, Moy.

Title:

Art in Felt & Stitch : Creating beautiful works of art using fleece, fibres and threads / by Moy Mackay.

Publisher:

Kent, England : Search Press Ltd., c2017.

Physical:

128 p. : col. ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

Summary:

Moy Mackay’s unique and vibrant felt paintings are created by replacing paint as a medium with fleece, fibers and threads, and combining traditional felting techniques with fine art. The result is an exquisite fusion of art, felt and stitch that is both uplifting and inspiring. Her work is characterized by her wonderful use of color, Moy’s work includes landscapes as well as still-life studies, animals, birds and flowers. There is clear, step by step guidance through all of the basic techniques, including the felting process itself, and how to use machine and hand stitching to create form and texture. Four fabulous projects and numerous examples of Moy’s work complete this sumptuous visual feast that will not fail to excite painters and textile artists alike.

Subject:

Dry felting--Techniques.

Subject:

Roving--Dry felting--Projects.

Subject:

Dry felting--Machine stitching--Hand stitching.

Subject:

Dry felting--Landscapes.

Subject:

Dry felting--Still-life studies.

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    $h Classification part  TT 849.5 .F45 M35 2017

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