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Flashcards in Decoration Deck (21):
1

What are the advantages of tie dye?

Easy
Cheap
Adds Colour well

2

What are the advantages of Screen printing?

Adds colour well
Repeatable
Quick

3

What are the advantages of Embroidery?

Texture
Intricate
Can be done via PC

4

What are the advantages of Quilting?

dds warmth
3D effects

5

What are the advantages of applique?

Easy to add colour
3D effect
Reuse fabrics
Repeatable
Adds strength
Can be done via a PC

6

What are the advantages of Beads & Sequins?

Add texture
Colour
Reflect light

7

What are the advantages of Batik?

Adds texture
Colour
Unique
Detailed

8

What are the advantages of Block Printing?

Intricate
Adds colour well
Repeatable

9

What are the disadvantages of Tie dye?

Time consuming
not repeatable

10

What are the disadvantages of Screen printing

Time consuming
Expensive

11

What are the disadvantages of Embroidery?

Expensive
Time consuming
Difficult to care for

12

What are the disadvantages of quilting?

time consuming
expensive

13

What are the disadvantages of applique?

time consuming
adds thickness and weight

14

What are the disadvantages of beads and sequins?

time consuming
difficult to care for

15

What are the disadvantages of batik

not repeatable
time consuming

16

What are the disadvantages of block printing?

time consuming

17

What is rotary screen printing?

Same as screen printing by the designs are on cylinders and its faster

18

What is flat bed commerical printing?

Screens 1 colour
Squeegess-metal rods moving back and forth
Screens are lifted and the fabrics move along

19

What are the disadvantages of comerical printing?

Expensive
time consuming

20

What are the advantages of comerical printing?

Repeatable
quicker
large amounts
Computer controlled

21

What materials are best used for printing?

Tightly weaved fabrics as they create a smooth surface