Fibres and Fabrics was one of the four topics that featured as a separate area of study in the Nuffield Home Economics course for students aged 14–16. The aim was to allow students to learn textile science in a way that would be useful to them in everyday life.The emphasis in the course was on learning about the...
The secrets of geometric and op art are not twentieth-century discoveries. Centuries ago, creators of patchwork quilts knew how to tease and dazzle the eye with lines that interweave and shapes that emerge and recede as you gaze. This book is both an exciting design-discovery colouring book and a limitless source of...
This book looks at the following aspects of dyes:
*Mordants and fastness
*Making and testing dyes
*Uses of dyes
Dyes and Dyeing was one of the Science at Work series. All the booklets in the series were highly illustrated with practical...