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a collection for edification

supplies

in an effort to collect tutorials, it is probably a good idea to also try and collect where you can get supplies. voila…the supply list.

BOOKBINDING

CASTING

FABRIC

  • rather than list all the sites posted on thehumblenest.com, here are two of their links to extensive lists for finding and buying fabric: list one and list two.
  • Filz Felt : www.filzfelt.com
    not just your common, everyday variety, but industrial strength is available as well!
  • Spoonflower : www.spoonflower.com
    a popular place to have your own fabric designed and printed, one yard at a time

GENERAL SUPPLIES

  • Dharma Trading : www.dharmatrading.com
    perhaps the preeminent go-to place for things dealing with textiles; from dying, felting, batik, screen printing, you name it…the most likely have something for it
  • New York Central Art Supply : www.nycentralart.com
    for arts supplies, try here…they probably have it

GILDING

MATERIALS

  • Bentley Advanced Materials : www.benam.co.uk
    resins, foams, mould making & casting materials, etc.
  • Lazertran : www.lazertran.com
    transfer paper for water decal and ceramic decal image transfer

PAINTS

YARN

SEWING

  • Sewing Support : www.sewingsupport.com
    a pretty comprehensive site for all kinds of information about sewing and fabric (huge list of outlets for buying)

THREAD

  • Guetermann : www.guetermann.com
    tons of thread + it’s German, so it has to be good, right?

WEAVING