|Glue gel resist dyeing (detail) |
by Cynthia St. Charles.
Have you tried batik dyeing to create new fabric designs?
"...Lisa Kerpoe applies corn syrup as an economical and easy-to-find alternative to sodium alginate, a thickener used as a resist with fabric dyeing techniques. You'll love this kitchen-shelf method of tile dyeing.
Once you download this free eBook, Easy Resist Fabric Dyeing Techniques for Batik-Style Dyeing and Surface Design from Quilting Daily, you'll be creating easy batik fabric in no time." Source: Quilting Daily 16 Jan 2012 (e-zine), used with permission.