[Softcover, 88 pages] Silk Fusion: Lush color for fiber art, quilts and mixed media by Tamara Leberer. Using silk fibers (such as our Salt Spring Island tussah silk roving/silk sliver packages
), textile medium and a few items from your local hardware store, you can create beautiful, durable no-fray fabric to use in a variety of handmade art and wearables, such as quilts, wallets, purses, journal covers, creating cards and tags. Tamara B. Leberer has taken her love of creating silk fusion art pieces and written this fully illustrated guide teaching her process for creating silk fusion. You will learn how to layer silk fibers and fuse them with textile medium; design and assemble gorgeous mosaics; add specialty fibers that sparkle and use silk fusion in a variety of projects. No special skills are needed; just follow along and create pieces of silk fabric that bloom with color.