Then you might be very pleased with episode 4 of "Talking Threads" in which Kim Thittichai shows some of the most experimental techniques and materials in textile design.
Kim is the author of the books:
Inspiration and Techniques
with Heat Tools
A Journey Through Design,
Interpretation and Inspiration
The Experimental Textiles book is also online available in the USA,the UK,Germany and the Netherlands
The books and lots of other goodies are also available at Kim's home of Hot Textiles.
Regretfully the direct link to this episode went offline, but you can watch a demo and a taster where Kim shares with us a fast decorating idea using Hot Spots:
Have a nice day!
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