FiberWorld - Educational Resources

a wealth of information about manufactured fibres - production, uses, care, health and safety

Fabric University

includes fibre history and characteristics, dictionary of fabric terms, safety issues and a lot more

Internet Center for Canadian Fashion and Design - Textile Dictionary

characteristics, fibres and uses of hundreds of textiles


The Electric Quilt Company

many-featured design software for quilters

Creative Impulse 2000 Design Program

design creation for 'textile designers, quilters, patchworkers, new media designers and even chimney painters'

Jasc Paint Shop Pro

versatile image-editing program

surface design

Colour Shaper

art tool for oils, pastel, watercolour, clay


transfer papers for artists


acrylic paint - products, techniques, retailers, gallery


CARON Collection Threads

hand-dyed, variegated and speciality threads

Kreinik Online Thread Center

metallic and real metal threads, silks, and needlework tools