TITLE

FROM POWDER TO PICTURE

AUTHOR(S)
Jessen, Carol
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Spring95, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the laser toner technology which is one of the most notable trends in contemporary textile art. It is stated that the trend includes the shift from the use of off-the-bolt commercial fabrics to the use of unique fabrics that customized with hand-crafted processes. The laser toner technology enables rapid duplication of images with incorporate photographs, text and digitally composited images into textile artworks. Laser toner is a powder of fine particles which involves the trick of getting the toner off the paper and re-bonded onto fabric.
ACCESSION #
32209705

 

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