Tag: surface embellishment

Block Printing and its Impact on Textile and Book Arts

Gordon Ellis taught carving and printing, and volunteered much of his time to the furtherance of this art form. I hope this article will inspire others to do the same.

Stitchery Series Part V – Applique & More!

Appliqué can be as simple as applying a leaf to a surface, and running a vein down the center. It can also be as complex as embroidering a patch that is then appliquéd another surface, as was the case with ‘tablion’ in Byzantium.