Printed and dyed textiles from Africa par John Gillow a été vendu pour EUR 22,00 chaque copie. Le livre publié par British Museum Press. Il contient 88 le nombre de pages. Inscrivez-vous maintenant pour accéder à des milliers de livres disponibles en téléchargement gratuit. L’inscription était gratuite.Brilliant Bandhani - Much like the ajrakh block printing which was the subject of my last post, another resist-dyed textile craft of the same area – Kutch in north Gujarat, is bandhani or tie-dye.. African Textiles - Very few ancient textiles have survived the adverse climactic conditions of Africa. Although numerous linen fragments have been collected from Egypt pre-Christ, the picture for sub-Saharan Africa is less apparent and the earliest textile found in Niger dates to the second half of the 8th C AD.. Textile - The textile industries, particularly cotton, have expanded greatly in Asia since World War II. China (including Hong Kong) is the world’s largest exporter of cotton textiles.. Tina Tabone : Textile Art - The colour blue derived from indigo as a natural plant dye has for centuries been domestically cultivated and treasured. Valued by centuries old traditional and modern global cultures from Africa to Japan it forms the creative basis for a variety of innovative and enrapturing textiles.. Fast Fashion Is Creating an Environmental Crisis - Fast fashion is forcing charities to process larger amounts of garments in less time to get the same amount of revenue—like an even more down-market fast-fashion retailer.. Tiles by TexTiles - Tiles by TexTiles. We produce unusual high quality decorative wall and floor tiles. Our unique collection, inspired by our love of traditional textiles and carpets from around the world, is expertly designed and crafted by hand in England.. A beginner’s guide to block printing… at home or in the studio - 1. You will need a table to to pin your fabric to for printing. I used a simple wooden table which I then stapled a piece of carpet underlay, a piece of baize felt (any felt will probably do), and a piece of calico cotton over the top.. Yi Chang Tai Co Ltd - Yi Chang Tai Co Ltd is a Exporter, Wholesaler, Manufacturer, Service Company from Hong Kong, with products under the category of Garments, Textiles & Accessories.. Shweshwe Designs - Shweshwe Designs . Shwe-shwe (or schwe schwe) fabric was introduced to South Africa with German settlers in the 19th century, but over time Xhosa women, who took a liking to the stiff indigo-dyed fabric, replaced their animal skin clothes with shweshwe.. TALKING TEXTILES - A unique journey hosted by Marcella Echavarria & Philip Fimmano . Edelkoort Inc. is proud to present the third adventure in a series of special journeys delving into textiles as part of its TALKING TEXTILES educational initiative..