Posts tagged ‘screenprinting’

Inklude Studio

Joe prints red squares, from Inklude Studio I came across Inklude Studio through the Etsy Custom Fabrics Pool on Flickr. Inklude is a non-profit 501(c)(3) art and design studio in Downers Grove, Illinois that works with artists who have developmental disabilities. Among other media, they design and screenprint their own limited-edition fabric, which is crafted [...]

Ink & Spindle Up & Running

… almost! They’re doing test prints and things are running smoothly. Looks like they have done the smart thing and outsourced the screenmaking part … I’m currently struggling to get a good burn and it’s harder than you’d think — and I’m starting with little bitty screens in comparison to these! This looks like SO [...]

Rapture & Wright

British company Rapture and Wright has been in operation since 2002. The pair Rebecca Aird and Peter Thwaites hand-screenprint their own designs on linen and silk woven in the UK. Prices range from £60-70 per meter. They also offer handprinted wallpaper and finished home accessories. See distributors here. Related posts: Nicola Cerini Surface Art Timorous [...]

Friday Scraps

Sew Mama Sew interviews Amy Butler about the trend of home decor weight fabrics. And a sale alert, because it only lasts through Sunday (8/24/08): Sew Mama Sew is offering 10% off your purchase with coupon code SELVAGESALE. Spoonflower has a new video from their new space. Great block printing tutorial from LizzyHouse. I’ve been [...]

Battle of the Printing Books: Printing by Hand by Lena Corwin, Lotta Prints by Lotta Jansdotter

Printing by Hand by Lena Corwin Hardcover spiral-bound, 144 pages Publisher: Stewart Tabori & Chang   Lotta Prints: How to Print With Anything, From Potatoes to Linoleum by Lotta Jansdotter softcover, 120 pages Publisher: Chronicle Books Since the crafty community is very close-knit and supportive, I doubt there’s an actual battle between the two New [...]

Ink & Spindle

Wow … I dreamt about a trip to Australia last night, then I wake up to this news. Lara Cameron (of Kirin & Co./Kirin Notebook), Bianca van Meeuwen of Hollabee (shop) and friend Tegan Rose are starting up their own fabric yardage screenprinting studio, Ink & Spindle. Lara writes: So for all those people out [...]

Beth Rawlinson Textiles

Beth Rawlinson from Madison, Wisconsin designs fabric that is screenprinted in Belgium. She sells the fabric as well as finished products (pillows, lampshades, totes, and cosmetic bags) through her website. The fabrics are a cotton-linen blend upholstery weight fabric. Some of her designs are even on sale right now. Related posts: Tara Davy Textiles Harvest [...]

Misc. New Fabrics

Kanga Speedbird, an “African inspired Japanese” quilting cotton (how about that?!), at Retrosaria. Houses & Bicycles by Lara Cameron of Kirin & Co., available in multiple colorways in her shop Monday, June 23. Orchard by Pippijoe, available from her Etsy Shop. Extra super cute Swedish Kids line at Superbuzzy. Related posts: New Print From Pippijoe: [...]

Field Trip to a Fabric Mill

Shannon Riffe of RiffeRaff and the Make It blog interned at the organic fabric and wallpaper company Mod Green Pod and visited the New England fabric mill that prints MGP’s fabric. Read all about her visit here. Don’t you just want to hug those rolls of blank (greige) fabric? Related posts: Best of 2008: Rifferaff [...]