Cloth Paper Scissors - May/June 2015
The May/June issue is dedicated to mixed-media art you can wear- something artists donít always think about when theyíre knee-deep in art journals, painstakingly piecing together an assemblage, or strategizing a collage design. There is so much you can do in wearable art. Discover plenty of stylish, artful takes on mixed-media clothing and accessories in this issue of Cloth Paper Scissors.
Inside this issue you will find:
Inspired by Quotes: Lesley Riley turns lightweight cotton scarves into stunning accessories, hand-dyed and embellished with transfers, stitching, paint, and inspirational quotes that add a punch of style to any outfit
Poetic Ruffles: Ruth Rae repurposes a shirt into pure poetry, with rows of rustic ruffles and free-motion stitching that speaks volumes
Fabric Collage Apron: Julie Fei-Fan Balzer takes art journaling techniques off the page and onto an apron, turning that utilitarian item into a work of art with the help of stencils, screen printing, and fabric scraps
My Threads Garment Bag: Kelli Nina Perkinsís collaged garment bag, decorated with bold transfers, stitched text, and embroidery
Plus Seth Apter shares great tips for organizing a collaborative art projects in The Creative Pulse. Discover an easy approach to making packing tape transfers with Paula Phillips in Jumpstart. Enjoy all this and so much more in this May/June 2015 issue.