Download Artistic Photo Quilts: Create Stunning Quilts With Your by Charlotte Ziebarth PDF

By Charlotte Ziebarth

Rework Your electronic pictures into Luminous cloth artwork. modify photographs and use them to create appealing, unique works of material paintings - eleven routines exhibit you the way. learn how to modify photos with Photoshop parts. Use images that truly increase your paintings (Hint: it's now not consistently the best-looking shots!). locate idea on your personal albums, from different artists, and in nature. Make large-scale quilts with a standard-size inkjet printer. This obtainable consultant to making wonderful cloth paintings with electronic pictures covers every little thing from the instruments and kit you'll desire, to designing, completing, and assembling your duvet. Bronze Award winner within the 2010 self sufficient writer e-book Awards how-to class.

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Illustrated here are Photocopy, Charcoal, and Stamp. Each turns the image into a black-andwhite sketch that resembles the art technique for which it is named. Each has several sliders to adjust features such as light/dark balance, detail, charcoal thickness, or smoothness of line. Stretched Filter>Sketch>Stamp drawing layered over leaf reflection photo with Darken blend Filter>Sketch>Charcoal filter applied to hanging leaf photo If you want a one-color sketch, set your background color to the color you want, leaving the foreground color at black.

Print in different sizes, print in multiples, print reversals of some of the images. Cut them up, and make paper collages out of them. Being able to print your own photos in this way is a very powerful design tool. This is a time to work on and sort ideas. Play with contrasts and similarities, keeping in mind how the visual texture appears. Look for appropriate value contrasts, color schemes, scale of images to overall size of composition, and proportion. Look also for sections of a photo that you want to crop and enlarge, often greatly enlarge.

N Label the sheets of freezer paper on the back, according to size. n Freezer paper sheets can be larger than the cloth rectangles. n Store used freezer paper under your large cutting mat to keep it flat. Troubleshooting Try the following when feeding the fabric/freezer paper sandwich through the printer: n Make sure the edges are straight, perpendicular, and very even on the sides—some printers are fussier about the sides than the leading edge. n Clipping the corners of the leading edge of the freezer paper at a 45° angle can help prevent jams, especially if the paper/fabric combo tends to curl.

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