I was looking for spend a while painting fabrics for some time ago. Finally I did it and it has been fun and inspiring; the results were better than expected! I haven’t used any specific supplies just acrilyc paint and synthetic leather (leatherette) and suede.
I’ve only used two techniques by the moment but I don’t rule out continuing experimenting and come back with a second part of this post…
I’ve used tape to delimit the outline to print some stripes (gold on blue-green leatherette) and plaid (fluo red on navy blue leatherette). And rubber stamps with different geometric shapes -a bit irregular- on beige synthethic suede to create a more dynamic and cheerful pattern.
Here is the process…(more…)