May 31, 2010
Angelina the art quilt film ?
Ahh yes , here is the film unfurled.
Recently a number of customers have asked me about Angelina film,
which is available in single rolls or sets of
Angelina film and fibers have become an integral component of award winning quilts like this
Artist’s statement:This piece is part of a recent series of work that deals with landscapes. While walking in the woods, I have discovered a place chased by the light where pretty pink flowers are blooming. I felt nature kept some of her hidden secret. I am totally absorbed and fascinated by the beauty of nature.
Angelina adheres only to itself with heat and pressure .
for magically, feather weight stained glass layers .
It is washable, dry-able, and dry cleanable
Use an appliqué sheet gloss side (or paper towel for light texture) and a
dry iron on silk setting. Cool before pulling off protector sheet.
Angelina easily accepts texture. It can be crumpled in your hand.
Ironed over shapes in a single layer.
bonded together as several layers and pressed over a stamp,
or a natural object like a leaf.
Simple and complex
shapes can then be cut out with plain or
decorative blades and glued
Mystyfuse or Wunderunder
or stitched to a quilt.
Strips can be woven , and layered before application.
Strips of bended colours, bits of yarn and thread can create 3d shapes like beads,
with the help of a heat gun.
Skilled artists can aspire to this incredible bead
The focused heat of a heat gun or solder iron can also be used to create a lacy shape.
I love the idea of creating envelopes or windows of Angelina sheets filled with
sequins, yarn, wire, beads, shells, snips of Angelina film and fibers.
Angelina can provide subtle under notes as the canvass upon which to use mixed media .
used Tintzl ( Angelina film) , Angelina fibers, shredded sheer fabrics,
Bonding Agent 007, foil, and fabric paints and markers.
For more information ,my favourite book is Between the Sheets with Angelina.
Do visit us soon at Satin Moon to learn more.
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