This title presents all your favourite designs on easy-to-use CD-ROMs containing high-resolution images in Tiff format, suitable for use with Macintosh or Windows PC. It is a rich source of ideas and inspiration for all craftspeople and artists. The designs can be used as stencil or embroidery patterns, stationery designs, furniture decoration, glass painting guides, or whatever your imagination chooses. The designs can be printed, coloured, adapted or used as inspiration for originating your own designs. They can be enlarged or reduced for a particular project, and will stand up well to reproduction at any scale. Readers are permitted to reproduce any of the individual designs contained in this book up to 15 times for any purpose without the prior permission of the Publishers. Wherever possible, the readers should acknowledge the title, author and publisher. Permission should be sought of the publisher for further use of individual designs.
Mandy Southan trained at Ravensbourne College Of Art And Design and has a BA Hons. in Fashion/Textile design. She is president of the Guild of Silk Painters and a member of The Sussex Guild. She has painted on silk for many years and is particularly interested in traditional Japanese resist techniques. She experiments continually to find new ways of using old methods and her work on silk often combines different resist processes. Mandy teaches silk painting, rozome (Japanese wax resist) and Shibori at West Dean College and at her home studio in Hastings. You can see Mandy's work on her website: www.mandysouthan.co.uk