Inspiration

Community

From Articles and Projects to Videos and Installations, we are excited to share what others in the community are creating with Jacquard's products! If you would like to share work you have been doing with Jacquard's products, please email us at service@jacquardproducts.com

Dying with SolarFast


Quilting Arts Magazine, June/July 2014

Dee Conlon is quick to try new products. She also has a passion for experimenting with different dyes to see the many effects that can be achieved. Once she was introduced to Jacquard’s sunlight developing dye, SolarFast, Dee found many methods to produce art: photo negative printing, shadow printing and resist dyeing. This article illustrates step-by-step instructions of her process as well as tips and techniques for using SolarFast.

Dying with SolarFast Article


Art Pop: She was the original. Bold. Sassy. Rebellious.


Airbrush Action magazine, May/June 2014

Troy Pierce, a professional airbrush artist, captures the beauty of Edie Sedgwick using Jacquard’s Airbrush Color and then makes prints of her portrait using SolarFast dye in this article. This collage of portraits on different surfaces, and with different colors, exemplifies Pop Art and shows off the versatility of SolarFast.

Airbrush Actioin article, Troy Pierce 5-2014


Design Outside The Lines: Inspiration Takes Flight With An Airplane Themed Shirt


Vogue Patterns magazine, June/July 2014

Diane Ericson explores the process of creating a custom shirt in this article. She alters existing garments, adds stenciled planes using Jacquard’s Neopaque paint and draws fine details with Tee Juice Fabric Art Markers
to create a beautiful piece of wearable art.

Design Outside The Lines Article, Vogue Patterns magazine


Interview with Asher Katz: “Do or Dye”


Art Materials Retailer magazine, Winter 2014

Learn about Jacquard’s history, the constant improvement of our products and how we fuel trends in this interview with our president, Asher Katz!

Do or Dye, Art Materials Retailer magazine


Drawing on Fabric: Simple Surface Design Techniques Give Your Garments a Personal Touch


Vogue Patterns magazine, February/March 2014

In this article, Diane Ericson discusses inspiration, techniques and design options for embellishing garments with Jacquard's Tee Juice Fabric Art Markers.

Drawing on Fabric Article, Vogue Patterns magazine


Interview with Brainstorm


November 2013

Read about Jason Snyder and Briana Feola's fascinating journey from art students to professional screen printers. They use Jacquard's Screen Printing Ink and have produced high-quality art prints for a variety of venues and customers including Billy Name, Urban Outfitters and the Met.

Brainstorm Interview


Jaquard Color Magnet: Create your own tone-on-tone fabrics


Quilting Arts magazine, October/November 2013

Explore step-by-step instructions and tips for using Jacquard's Color Magnet in this article by Sue Bleiweiss.

Color Magnet Article, Quilting Arts Magazine


Add Dimension to Paint with Jacquard Puff Additive


Quilting Arts Magazine, August/September 2013

Check out this article by Lynn Krawczyk that puts Jacquard's Puff Additive to the test.

Puff Additive Article, Quilting Arts Magazine


HGTV Magazine named Jacquard's Textile Colors "Best Fabric Paint"


June 2013

Excerpt from page, "Fabric paints often turn material stiff. Not the case with these fade-proof colors, which can be applied with a brush or stamp.”


HOW TO: Make Jewelry Molds DIY


January 2013

Video by Mark Montano shows how to make a mold and decorate the results with Jacquard's Lumiere paint.


Simple DIY screen print Stars & Stripes


May 2012

Mark Montano demon-strates how to easily make a Stars and Stripes T-shirt using Jacquard's Lumiere paint.


Painting Rhythmic Gymnastics Leotards


March 2012

Jacquard's Neopaque and Textile Color paints are used to decorate leotards for competition.


Decorations to Celebrate a Traditional Mexican Holiday


October 2012

AM Northwest Show with guest, Shirley Rufener In this TV show segment, Shirley Rufener uses stencils with Jacquard's Neopaque and Lumiere paints.


Craft of the Day: Photo Pillows


Martha Stewart Crafts February 2013

Check out this Today Show episode that features pillows created using Jacquard’s Printable Belgian Linen with guest, Jodi Levine of Martha Stewart Living.


Coloring Cloth with Food Coloring + Glue Gel Resist


Quilting Arts Magazine - June/July 2014

Margarita Korioth lives in a small town where art supply stores are not easily accessible. Her method of resist painting on fabric, using Jacquard’s Dye-Na-Flow, is great for using what’s around the house. Her food colored glue gel technique allows precise control, and offers freedom to create any unique shapes and designs.

Coloring Cloth with Food Coloring + Glue Gel Resist


SolarFast and Encaustics on Silk


Darian Stahl - May 2014

Darian Stahl is a print artist currently working on her MFA at the University of Alberta, Canada. Her recent work involves a collaborative process with her sister, Devan Stahl, who has Multiple Sclerosis and works as a bioethicist. Using Jacquard's SolarFast and waxed silk “for its skin-like qualities,” their collaboration speaks to the experience of living with chronic illness.

Darian was gracious enough to share her process with us:

SolarFast and Encaustic Print on Silk


Pearl Ex Cards Tutorial


Lynn Krawczyk - December 2013

Lynn shows how to beautifully decorate cards using Jacquard's NEW Pearl Ex Chromatic Colors on her Blog, "Smudged Textile Studio."

Pearl Ex Cards Tutorial at SmudgedTextilesStudio.com


Dye-Na-Flow scarves


Sarah Jones - March 2013

Learn how to make your own Ombre-Dyed scarves using Jacquard's Dye-Na-Flow on Sarah's blog, "Brit + Co." Sarah shows mutiple patterns, and only four supplies are needed to complete the project!

How to Create Gorgeous Patterned Scarves in 15 Minutes (on brit.co)


INSTALLATION: Windmill Sails


Nora Rabins - May 2013

Jacquard was THRILLED to team up with Rhode Island State Council on the Arts and the Newport Restoration Foundation to support this project by Nora Rabins. The Airbrush paint used to decoate the sails was donated by Jacquard Products.

Windmill Sails (windmillsails.com)


INSTALLATION: Delray Beach Gateway


Michelle Newman - March 2013

San Antonio based artist Michelle Newman designed the Delray Beach Gateway in Delray Beach, Florida, using Jacquard’s Dye-Na-Flow paint. It took more than 10 years to conceptualize and create the six curvilinear columns 26 feet tall and 8 feet wide staggered along each side of Atlantic Avenue.

S.A. artist designs major 'gateway' for Florida city (mysanantonio.com)


OUTREACH: The Traveling Canvas


We happily support Taylor "Tae Tae" Davis, a twelve year old artist and philanthropist. Her non-profit organization for the arts, The Traveling Canvas, "...perform(s) charitable services to strengthen art education for our youth." Tae Tae travels to schools, homeless shelters and hospitals to bring art experiences to kids. We donate many different art supplies to further her cause.


OUTREACH: Empowerment thru Accessories


We are also proud to support an outreach program for women battling cancer called, Empowerment thru Accessories. Artist, Siobhan Elder, lists her mission for this program," ... to put scarves on the heads of women going through chemotherapy while empowering those involved as they learn to paint the silk and then again, when they share their creation with someone in need." Siobhan teaches silk painting, and we are pleased to donate many of the paints she uses in her classes.