Episode 1506: On the Surface #2

Episode 1506 Description and Preview

Join host Susan Brubaker Knapp and guests for this episode, On the Surface #2. Jamie Fingal adds new colors and patterns to create depth and texture on fabric; Cheryl Sleboda demonstrates Suminigashi, the Japanese art of marbled dyeing; and Rebekah Meier sprays, paints, and pours dyes to create her own fabrics.

Projects Featured in this Episode: 

Jamie Fingal uses stenciling on fabric to create interesting texture and pattern.

Suminigashi marbling on fabric is a surprisingly easy surface design technique. Cheryl Sleboda shows us how to use shaving cream to achieve interesting marbled fabric.


Rebekah Meier shows us how to paint, pour, and spray pre-mixed dyes onto fabric to create different surface designs. Here she uses her custom dyed fabrics to create a charming quilt.

Instructions are available for these projects in the Modern & Creative Quilting Projects & How-tos from Quilting Arts TV  eBook for purchase in our online store. Click here to download your copy.

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