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Batik on paper. Non-traditional watercolor features white lines drawn with wax and colors added using either watercolor or acrylics.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE May 1990 (v.7#5) pg. 64

No-wax batik. Technique involves selective crumpling of Japanese paper and staining it with watercolor.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Aug 1990 (v.7#8) pg. 45
Added Info ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Feb 1991 (v.8#2) pg. 8

Crayon batik for beginners. Includes instructions on crayon batik technique and for making a 12 panel window screen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1978 (v.56#1) pg. 84, 131

How to batik fabric using vivid cold-water dyes. Use the dyed fabric to sew up curtains, pillow covers, tablecloths, etc.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1982 (v.60#9) pg. 104

How to batik without hot wax by using a paste or cold resist.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #92 Apr 1983 (v.8#8) pg. 39

Silk cloisonne. Direct-dye painting technique combines textile painting, fabric sculpture and batik.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #94 Aug 1983 (v.8#10) pg. 26

How to do a batik. Pattern and instructions for an owl wall hanging included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1974 (v.4#10) pg. 22

Paper batik gift bags (gift wrapping).
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1981 (v.12#9) pg. 85

Fish-motif prints. Use a frozen fish to create the printed image in a process that combines fabric printing and batik techniques. Includes pattern for making notepad covers from the printed fabric.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1991 (v.18#3) pg. 74

Step-by-step procedure for making a one-color batik.
HANDMADE 1/1986 pg. 56

Oriental batik. General directions for batik and patterns for two fish designs and two abstracts. Includes instructions for making banner (pennant, flag), a tablecloth and napkins and pillows.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Summer 1979 (v.24#2) pg. 30, 112

A garden pattern window shade, an iris pattern four-panel screen and a lily pond pattern screen are made of silk with the designs applied using batik techniques.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Spring 1980 (v.25#1) pg. 104, 172

A kimono and a three-panel screen to batik in oriental designs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Summer 1980 (v.25#2) pg. 96, 97

Wood batik. A new way to stencil painted boxes and a duck decoy.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1980 (v.25#3) pg. 113, 178

How to batik a jungle print on a tablecloth border and on a curtain.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1981 (v.26#4) pg. 107, 140

Decorative folding screen is made by hinging together three old window frames and replacing the glass with cloth panels that have flower motifs painted using the "brush batik" technique.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jan-Feb 1982 (v.27#1) pg. 96, 123

Paint yourself a quilt, Christmas stockings or tree skirt. How to batik a design by outlining with wax and painting with acrylics. You then quilt around the design for added emphasis.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep-Oct 1982 (v.27#5) pg. 100, 106

Batik for rayon challis to create soft, drapable fabric. Includes instructions for batik and complete patterns for blouson top with capped sleeves and shoulder pleats and a matching skirt.
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1981 (v.1#2) pg. 11

Batik animal toys. Patterns for a frog, lion, sheep and fish and complete instructions for batiking them.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1979 (v.2#5) pg. 38, 52

Simplified batik technique suitable for children.
SUNSET Dec 1981 (v.167#6) pg. 78

A shopper's guide to the basics of how batik is made and why prices may vary widely. Also suggests three books that give more details about batik.
SUNSET Feb 1986 (v.176#2) pg. 47

Stretching fabric in small spaces. Five methods for dyers and surface designers. Includes a recipe for a dye thickener and suggestions on some tools to create lines, dots and grids.
THREADS #3 Feb-Mar 1986 pg. 34
Correction THREADS #5 Jun-Jul 1986 pg. 4

Tip: How to remove unwanted wax drips from batik.
THREADS #5 Jun-Jul 1986 pg. 10

Tip suggests using kerosene to remove wax from batik.
THREADS #41 Jun-Jul 1992 pg. 6
Added Info THREADS #42 Aug-Sep 1992 pg. 6

Basic six-step process for batik. Includes three scarf patterns.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1970 (v.26#4) pg. 52