Soldering irons, heat guns and household irons can add texture and variety to textile work - whether it's hand embroidery, machine embroidery, quilting or felting. This work is a practical guide to the potential of heat tools for textile artists.
Kim Thittichai is a popular textile artist who specialises in teaching experimental textiles. Her speciality is creating three-dimensional textile forms. She does workshops and lecture nationally and exhibits her work at various textiles shows across the UK. She is the author of the best selling Hot Textiles. She lives in Brighton.
'Looking at inspiration and techniques with hear tools, textile
artist Kim Thittichai is officially hot stuff! The inspirational
examples in the book use heat tools such as soldering irons, craft
hot air tools and household irons..the resulting surfaces are
wonderfully textured and, when embellishment is added, the results
are stunning'. * Stitch magazine *
'If you yearn for colour and adventure then you are in for a treat.' * SEW Region Magazine *