Would you like to try eco-printing but don't want to experiment on expensive materials like silk and wool?
You may already be a seasoned eco-printer on textiles but would like to play with new techniques and reflective practice.
No mater where you're at on your journey this beautiful ebook will show you how to eco-print on paper using materials from your garden or kitchen, and ways to use your paper for many projects.
This beautifully photographed, 100 page eBook covers:
~ Why eco-printing on paper is so special and versatile
~ Gathering materials - everything you'll need for your eco-printing kit
~ A selection of plants to get you started and the colours they impart on paper
~ Setting up dye baths
~ Selecting and preparing your art paper
~ Specific techniques to get great prints
~ Using reflective practice (art therapy techniques) for personal growth
~ Ways to use your eco-printed works and more!
This ebook will companion you for many dye pots to come and we look forward to seeing your results.
~ By Jacqueline Grace and Kate Borradaile
I highly recommend this thoughtfully written book, which is accompanied by gorgeous photography. It taught me new techniques I'm eager to try and, most importantly, reminded me to take the time to ponder the process of eco-printing and why I enjoy doing it so much. Ecoprinting is not just about wondrous and surprising results, but about celebrating a sense of place and one's own presence within in. Thank you!