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ARTICLE: "In Love with Indigo "         Back to Top

Altered Couture magazine, May/June/July 2016

by: Annette Sindel

Add new life to vintage and used clothing! In her article, Annette Sindel uses Jacquard’s Indigo Tie Dye Kit to over-dye an old dress and make it beautiful again. The enjoyment of creating unique looks from recycled clothing, and her love of indigo, have inspired Annette to make a whole line of clothing for her shop. What’s in your closet?

In Love with Indigo article, Altered Couture magazine

ARTICLE: "Luminous Lumiere"         Back to Top

Dasherie Magazine, Winter 2015-2016

by: Lindsey Bugbee – The Postman’s Knock

The versatility of Jacquard’s Lumiere paint expands to calligraphy! In her article, “Luminous Lumiere,” artist Lindsey Bugbee shares her recipe for using Lumiere as a calligraphic ink. She also describes how Lumiere adds elegance to paper, when used as a paint, on both light and dark surfaces.

Luminous Lumiere Article, Dasherie Magazine

ARTICLE: "Making Cyanotype Prints"         Back to Top

Quilting Arts magazine, February/March 2016

Follow Sue Reno’s process of creating beautiful cyanotype prints while reviewing Jacquard’s Cyanotype Pretreated Fabric Sheets and Cyanotype Set. Sue also offers tips for printing cyanotype images on fabric and a simple guide to working with transparencies in her article titled, “Making Cyanotype Prints.”

Making Cyanotype Prints, Quilting Arts magazine

ARTICLE: "Pearl Ex Calligraphy Ink"         Back to Top

Bound and Lettered magazine, Spring 2016

by: Joi Hunt, Photography by: Dano Keeney

Learn how to create metallic ink for calligraphy using Pearl Ex Powdered Pigments in Joi Hunt’s article “Pearl Ex Calligraphy Ink.” Joi also writes about the history of using metallic ink in calligraphy and her involvement in the development of Jacquard’s Metallic Calligraphy Set and the new Pearl Ex color, Rose Gold.

Pearl Ex Calligraphy Ink Article, Bound and Lettered magazine

ARTICLE: "Couture Collaboration"         Back to Top

Vogue Patterns magazine, Dec 2015/Jan 2016

Diane Ericson teams up with her son, Miles Frode, to create unique shirts using Jacquard’s Dye-Na-Flow, Lumiere, Neopaque, and Textile Color paints, Tee Juice Markers, and Discharge Paste in the Dec 2015/Jan 2016 issue of Vogue Patterns magazine.

“This collaboration was about exploring and combining our design preferences with the passion we both have for painting and drawing.” – Diane Ericson

Couture Collaboration Article, Vogue Patterns magazine

ARTICLE: "Painted Fabrics, Fabulous Backgrounds"         Back to Top

Quilting Arts magazine, Oct/Nov 2015

Artist, Cecile Whatman, shares her expertise on how to make custom, fabric backgrounds using Jacquard’s Dye-Na-Flow and Lumiere paint. This article has step-by-step instructions, tips and encourages creativity!

Painted Fabrics, Fabulous Backgrounds, Quilting Arts magazine

ARTICLE: “Kicking it up a notch” with Jacquard Airbrush Colors         Back to Top

Art Materials Retailer magazine, Fall 2015

Sal Amezcua of “Kickstradomis,” and many other artists, are using Jacquard Airbrush Colors to customize sneakers. This growing trend is described in the Art Materials’ Retailer magazine article, “Kicking it up a notch.” Follow Sal on Instagram @kickstradomis or search the hashtag #customs.

“Kicking it up a notch” Art Materials Retailer magazine

ARTICLE: Petaluma clothier uses ancient techniques         Back to Top

Argus-Courier newspaper, September 17, 2015 - by Ella Ban

Click here to read this great article in the “Argus-Courier” newspaper about Oscar Bevilaqua and Jodi Mullen’s clothing business, YeahYeah!PonyPrince, in Petaluma, CA. They create hand-made, organic-fiber clothing. Bevilaqua and Mullen also use woodblock printing techniques, along with Jacquard’s Textile Color paint, to print designs on their garments for clients like Lagunitas Brewery.

Photo-left: A sampling of shirt designs by YeahYeah!PonyPrince (Rachel Simpson/For the Argus-Courier)

ARTICLE: "Picture This" Image Transfer with Jacquard Inkjet Fabrics         Back to Top

Martha Stewart Living, July/August 2015

Summer may end and memories may fade, but photographs are meant to last and last. Check out this Martha Stewart Article that shows new ways to keep the memories alive using Jacquard Inkjet Fabric Sheets.

"Picture This" Photo transferring, Martha Stewart Living

ARTICLE: "Paint on Silk, Use a resist to create artistic designs with dye"         Back to Top

Threads magazine, Embellishments section, April/May 2015

Check out this complete step-by-step tutorial of the Serti technique using Jacquard’s Gutta Resist, Removable Water-based Resist and Silk Colors. Learn from master silk painter, Deborah Younglao, how to stretch silk, apply the resist and paint with dyes.

"Dye becomes a part of the fabric, instead of sitting on the surface like paint, so the silk’s natural luminosity shows through the fabric retains its softness and fluid drape.” - Deborah Younglao

Paint on Silk, Threads magazine

ARTICLE: Great Beginnings with Asher Katz         Back to Top

Silkworm Magazine, Spring 2015

See the depth and texture of Asher Katz’s artwork and learn about his history in this article from Silkworm magazine.

"Great Beginnings with Asher Katz" Silkworm Magazine

ARTICLE: Make Your Own Silk Screens         Back to Top

Quilting Arts magazine, February/March 2015

Artist Sue Bleiweiss uses Jacquard’s Screen Drawing Fluid and Screen Filler & Block Out to create hand-drawn screens for screen printing in her article, “Make Your Own Silk Screens.” This easy, three-step process is described in detail along with helpful tips and tricks. The result is a custom, hand-drawn screen that is ready to use over and over with the screen printing ink colors of your choice!

The complete article is available in the February/March issue of Quilting Arts magazine.

ARTICLE: Dyeing with SolarFast         Back to Top

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

ARTICLE: Design Outside The Lines: Inspiration Takes Flight With An Airplane Themed Shirt         Back to Top

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

ARTICLE: Art PoP - She was the original. Bold. Sassy. Rebellious.         Back to Top

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 Action article, Troy Pierce 5-2014

ARTICLE: Drawing on Fabric: Simple Surface Design Techniques Give Your Garments a Personal Touch         Back to Top

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

ARTICLE: Interview with Asher Katz: “Do or Dye”         Back to Top

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

INTERVIEW with Brainstorm         Back to Top

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

ARTICLE: Jaquard Color Magnet: Create your own tone-on-tone fabrics         Back to Top

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

ARTICLE: Add Dimension to Paint with Jacquard Puff Additive         Back to Top

ARTICLE: 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

FEATURE: HGTV Magazine named Jacquard's Textile Colors "Best Fabric Paint"         Back to Top

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.”


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BOOK: Stamp Stencil Paint, Making Extraordinary Patterned Projects by Hand         Back to Top

Book by Anna Joyce, Photography by Lisa Warninger, Photostyling by Chelsea Fuss

Stamp Stencil Paint collageAnna Joyce's new book, “Stamp Stencil Paint,” is full of creative, patterned projects - many of them using Jacquard’s Dye-Na-Flow, Textile Color, SolarFast and Color Magnet! It is a beautiful book, lovingly written and exquisitely done. Published by STC Craft | An imprint of Abrams

BOOK: Intentional Printing, Simple Techniques for Inspired Fabric Art         Back to Top

Book by Lynn Krawczyk

Surface design artist, Lynn Krawczyk, introduces the art of printing on fabric in her amazing 152-page book, “Intentional Printing, Simple Techniques for Inspired Fabric Art.” Valuable printing advice and techniques as well as inspirational, step-by-step projects are explored throughout the book. Many of the paints that are mentioned are Jacquard’s Lumiere, Dye-Na-Flow, Neopaque, Textile Color and Versatex. This guide to printing on fabric is a great resource for beginning or seasoned artists! Publisher: Interweave / F+W-

PDF - Excerpt from book

Excerpt from the book, page 50

Excerpt from the book, page 65

BOOK: Pigments of Your Imagination, Creating with Alcohol Inks         Back to Top

NEW Book by Cathy Taylor

Award-winning mixed media artist, Cathy Taylor, explores the beauty and versatility of alcohol inks in her new book, “Pigments of Your Imagination, Creating with Alcohol Inks.” The book contains step-by-step projects using alcohol inks, including Jacquard’s Piñata, on a variety of surfaces with many different techniques. This essential guide also offers tips, tricks and a gallery of inspirational work from other artists. Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

PDF - Excerpt from book

Excerpt from the book

Pigments of Your Imagination – Press Release

BOOK: Crafting a Colorful Home, A Room-by-Room Guide to Personalizing Your Space with Color         Back to Top

Book by Kristin Nicholas, Photographs by Rikki Snyder

Crafting a Colorful Home project examplesKristin Nicholas’ inspirational book, “Crafting a Colorful Home,” is full of projects, techniques, tips and ideas for personalizing your home with color. Many projects in this gorgeous book use Jacquard’s Textile Color paint (see examples at right) as well as Versatex screen printing ink. Kristin uses her own cozy and vibrant home in New England as an example of how colorful, handmade items can customize a space. Roost Books, an imprint of Shambhala Publications, Inc.

VIDEO: A New England Farmhouse Explodes With Color


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INSTALLATION: Windmill Sails         Back to Top

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 (

INSTALLATION: Delray Beach Gateway         Back to Top

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 (


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OUTREACH: Empowerment thru Accessories         Back to Top

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.


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PROJECT: "Marbled Candle Jar" with Jacquard's Marbling Kit         Back to Top

Craft Ideas magazine, Fall 2015

Marbled Owl projectArtists, Alexander Preston and Victoria Whittaker, created this spooky project using Jacquard’s Marbling Kit and Lumiere 3D Clear. Check out this step-by-step project for an easy, and unique, Halloween decoration.

Marbled Candle Jar project

Happy Prayer Flag Project         Back to Top

Jacquard Products is extremely proud to have sponsored the The Happy Flag Project this year, an initiative started by Carrie Bloomston of SUCH Designs to honor and welcome the Dalai Lama when he visited Birmingham, AL by blanketing the city in thousands hand-made prayer flags, each one unique. What a welcome!

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to see an array of CREATIVITY!

PROJECT: Coloring Cloth with Food Coloring + Glue Gel Resist         Back to Top

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

PROJECT: 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

PROJECT: Pearl Ex Cards Tutorial         Back to Top

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

PROJECT: Dye-Na-Flow scarves         Back to Top

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


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The Quilt Show: Sherry Rogers-Harrison         Back to Top

The Quilt Show: Sherry Rogers-Harrison- August 21st – August 28th, 2016

Sherry Rogers-Harrison doesn’t make appliqué quilts; she creates whole cloth quilts that look like appliqué using fabric paints and stitching. She loves seeing the reactions of people when they realize how her work is done.

Check out more information on this Free video series Click Here.

TV FEATURE: Craft of the Day - Photo Pillows         Back to Top

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.

VIDEO: How to Make Jewelry Molds DIY          Back to Top

January 2013

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

VIDEO: Simple DIY screen print Stars & Stripes         Back to Top

May 2012

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

VIDEO: Painting Rhythmic Gymnastics Leotards         Back to Top

March 2012

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


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Artist Residency: Solar Printing in Senegal         Back to Top

Threads CyanotypeDuring a recent residence at THREAD, artist Andrea Bergart created drawings and solar prints in the remote village of Sinthian located in the South Eastern region of Senegal.  Andrea printed with objects that reflect both daily routines and cultural signifiers including broken tiles, peanut shells, prayer beads and teapots.  She lead Jacquard cyanotype workshops with women, schoolchildren and key community members who were asked to bring objects that reflect their lives. 

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