A seminar on ‘Fabric Colour Techniques’ was organized at Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Kolkata by Pidilite Industries Limited on 3rd April 2019.
FDDI School of Footwear Design & Production organized the seminar which was attended by the students of Foundation batches 2018 (Footwear and Leather goods).
During the seminar, Mrs. Mousumi Paul (Arts & Crafts- Expert) discussed and demonstrated the technique and application of different colour. She briefed that fabric painting can be successful only one uses the correct kind and type of fabric.
She further explained that vital aspect that needs to be kept in mind is how a fabric needs to be prepared prior to painting. She elaborated that one can use fabric paints on non-woven surfaces too, such as leather.
Pidilite Industries Limited which was established in the year 1959 is the largest manufacturer of adhesives in India. Fevicryl, one of India’s biggest art & craft brand is a product of Pidilite Industries Limited.
The objective of the seminar was to familiarise the students on the use of different colour technique like fabric colour, acrylic colour, liquid embody etc. on leather and textile.