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Dyes and Paints: A Hands-On Guide to Coloring Fabric

Learn techniques for dyeing and patterning fabric to any hue, value, or design. This comprehensive and award winning handbook covers all the fundaments of dyeing and coloring fabric with the MX fiber-reactive dyes and with textile paints. Many of the techniques can also be adapted for yarn, ribbon, paper, basket reed, and even wood.


Click on the catalog cover for a pdf of each catalog.
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Fold and Unfold
Schweinfurth Art Center
Auburn, New York
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Color Alchemy
New Bedford Art Museum
New Bedford, Massachusetts
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Vox Stellarum
La Conner Quilt and Fiber Art Museum
La Conner, Washington


Textiles & Tea Episode 41
Studio visit with Elin Noble and Lasse Antonsen, 2020
"We must always remember that a method is neither creative nor uncreative: it is the artist’s mind that creates."

—Susan Bosence

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