Austin Fiber Artists

Painting Imagery with Textile Paints


Judy Coates-Perez


Friday, March 7, 2014


1:30 pm to 6:30 pm


Holy Cross Lutheran Church 4622 S Lamar Blvd. Fellowship Hall Austin, TX 78745

Cost: 65.00 per person +supplies

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Paint offers endless opportunities for creating special effects on fabric, from adding details, dimension or shadow to creating fully illustrated scenes.

While working with textile paints, students learn techniques for creating smooth gradations of color, glazing paint to create more visual depth, covering large areas and backgrounds smoothly, avoiding blotchiness, control paint bleeding, how to working with freezer paper masks, and paint smooth lines and fine details.

This is an information packed class geared to help students gain confidence painting on fabric for art quilting.

Scholarships are available, a form is available online.

Student will bring the following supplies:

  • Pebeo Setacolor transparent paints – list to be provided after registration
  • 1/2 yard white PFD cotton fabric
  • Several small synthetic bristle round tip brushes; sizes 0-3 and flat 1/8” and ¼” wide and a 1” wide flat paint brush
  • Container for water
, Large flat white tray for mixing paint, pencil, 
paper towels

Workshop chair will provide these supplies in class:

  • freezer paper,
  • two irons
  • and ironing boards

Send payment via Paypal online.

Download Registration Form

If you choose to send a check, make it payable to Austin Fiber Artist and mail it with the registration information to :

Marie Welsch
10303 East Rutland Village
Austin, TX  78758-5517

Please notify Marie that you are sending in an registration form so that she has an accurate count of students. Her email address is and her phone number is 512-422-6705.

Registration received after class is full will be put on a waiting list.
Class must be paid in full 5 days before the day of the class