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Print, pattern, sew : block-printing basics + simple sewing projects for an inspired wardrobe / Jen Hewett ; photographs by Jen Siska.

Hewett, Jen, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch 646.4 H598p 2018 (Text) 33126024564449 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch 646.4 H598p 2018 (Text) 33126024634002 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611804621
  • ISBN: 1611804620
  • Physical Description: ix, 162 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm + 3 folded pattern sheets
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Boulder : Roost Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 162).
Formatted Contents Note:
PRINT. Preparing to print ; Block-printing basics -- PATTERN. Designing and printing repeat patterns ; Creating multicolor prints ; Block print gallery -- SEW. The Print, Pattern, Sew wardrobe ; Sewing projects -- Pattern cutting instructions -- Templates.
Summary, etc.:
Create bold block prints for a completely custom wardrobe--print fabrics, customize patterns, and sew garments that truly express your own style.
Subject: Textile printing.
Block printing.
Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)
Dressmaking > Patterns.
Dress accessories > Patterns.

Jen Hewett is a printmaker, surface designer, textile artist, and teacher. A lifelong Californian, she combines her love of loud prints and saturated colors with the textures and light of the landscapes she grew up with to create printed textiles that are both highly tactile and visually layered. Her hand-printed textile collages have been exhibited at Rare Device in San Francisco, and Artstream Gallery in New Hampshire, and her work has been featured in print (Anthology MagazineUppercase, and Taproot) as well as online (Design*SpongeToday is Going to Be Awesome) and in a number of books. When not creating in her tiny (54 square feet!) San Francisco studio or teaching her popular block printing on fabric classes, she can be found cycling around San Francisco on her pink bike, chatting with her neighbors at the local wine bar, walking her tiny rescue dog Gus, gossiping with friends, redecorating her apartment, or noodling on her couch.


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