textile art with Marilyn Pipe - design your own fabric
Manipulated Tyvek and foiling applied to foiled vilene with machine embroidery. By Caro Rand
Experimental Textiles 7 – hot stuff!
Last weekend we had more of an open session using heat. We spent time experimenting with metal shims and foils, but the type I liked best was the thin metal mesh sometimes called woven cloth.
'Urgha Evening' by Catherine Stark
Art Unstructured: Fun With Tyvek - These lovely objects are made from recycled Tyvek mailing envelopes!
Neon Diary: Tyvek Texture mixed media piece using Prima glass beads and crackle paste and Colour Arte silks;
Tyvek painted on Kunin felt burned, Free Motion, terrain accentuated by the Trapunto technique.
batiksnbeads,co,uk Tyvek manipulation
Wings are made from Tyvek (USPS uses tyvek mailing envelopes).
Paint Tyvek with Lumiere paints Cut to a size that suits, allowing for some shrinkage. Lay a sheet of baking paper over it and gently iron. Watch as the Tyvek shrinks and shrivels and stop when you're happy with the result.