A great tutorial for using Inktense Pencils on fabric – These are my favorite colored pencils to use.
Originally posted on Carla Barrett:
Santa brought me a large pack of Inktense pencils by Derwent, so I decided to stitch a block design using my new IQ, and then paint it. This is a work in progress (WIP), but I thought I would share a tutorial.
What you need:
Inktense set of pencils (comes in different sized packs. I own a 36 set and a 24 set)
Small fabric brushes (bought at Michaels. Read the label as it will say it is used on fabric)
Stitched quilted fabric design (I used a digital design by Karen McTavish, but you could stitch a stencil or any design.)
Fabric or Textile medium- I used 2 types on the sample- Aloe Vera gel and Liquidtex Fabric Medium diluted 50/50% with water (see baby jar in photo above). Jo Sonja also makes a fabulous medium for use on fabric, some with added sheen. (Google “Jo Sonya” to buy…
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