Welcome to my world of color and design
Lynn Koolish is a fiber artist, teacher, and author. She makes art quilts using her brightly-colored hand-dyed fabric. Lynn also creates mixed-media fiber art. She has been making quilts for over 30 years. She loves sharing her knowledge and techniques with others through her teaching. As a fiber artist, Lynn also uses photo-editing techniques to create digitally printed quilts. Lynn is a Bay Area Fabric Artist and Teacher specializing in art quilts and fabric hand-dyeing and painting.
Lynn Koolish teaches locally in the San Francisco Bay Area. She also teaches nationally at venues including International Quilt Festival in Houston and Quilters Affair in Sisters, Oregon.
Lectures from Lynn include:
Confessions of an Eclectic Art Quilter
The Ins and Outs of Fabric Dyeing
What is this Stuff? Alternate Surfaces to Paint, Stitch, and Embellish
So You Want to Write a Book?
Creativity from the Inside Out
To take a class from Lynn Koolish, look at the Workshops page.
Dyeing classes taught by Lynn Koolish include:
Shibori, water-soluble resists, direct application, and basic fabric dyeing.Mixed-media fiber classes taught by Lynn Koolish include:
Machine-stitched Fiber Collage and Paint & Make a Mixed-Media Fiber CollageSurface Design classes include fabric dyeing and fabric painting using a variety of techniques.Piecing classes include free-form piecing and improvisational piecing.
LynnKoolish has written and co-written 5 books including:
Fast, Fun & Easy Fabric Dyeing.
The Wonderful Colorful Wonder Wheel of Color (with Kerry Graham and Mary Wruck).
Innovative Fabric Imagery for Quilts (with Cyndy Rymer).
More Photo Fun (with the Hewlett-Packard Company and Cyndy Rymer).
She also has a DVD, Lynn Koolish Teaches You Printing on Fabric. The books and DVD are available at C&T Publishing.
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