Using the exciting art of batik – hot wax resist – on paper and tissue paper and using traditional and non traditional tools to create interesting marks and textures. We will then cut and tear the papers we make to create collages, landscape being our inspiration. These will then be used as our starting point on day two to create work on cotton fabric.
All work from both workshops is suitable for further development with stitch
Requirements list for both days.
Pritt type glue stick
Images for inspiration of landscapes
White or light papers, ie handmade paper, book pages, watercolour paper, lining paper these will be used as a backing for the tissue paper. A3 max.
White or cream cotton fabric, which can be vintage or pre used, or textured. Also muslin and calico Two pieces approx A3 in size should be sufficient but a few small pieces to experiment with is good
Optional – a stretched canvas up to A3 for day 1
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
Refreshments are included. However you need to remember your lunch.
2 days (10:00am to 4:00pm)