Explore block printing on Textiles in Hampshire
Next promoted date: Sunday 15th October 2023 Block Printed Lampshades ** If you have ever considered designing and creating something to use in your home or thought about making personalised gifts for your family and friends, this is the workshop for you. Join me in the heart of the Meon Valley to explore kitchen table printing. Simply bring along your design ideas for images, patterns and shapes and learn how to translate these into a design, before cutting a stamp using Essdee Master Cut and printing your design. We will initially create paper and card based products, such as gift tags and gift wrap, before printing onto tea towels or tote bags. The workshop will be delivered in The Stables or the Long Barn, depending on the size of the group. Both are inspirational spaces in a beautiful setting; the venues are set on a working farm in The South Downs National Park. The workshop will be delivered by Alison Butler. With over 25 years experience as a textile designer and book illustrator, Alison enjoys sharing her wide ranging skills and knowledge. This workshop is suitable for people with a range of creative experiences, wishing to explore printing stamps onto paper and fabric. Please bring along: an apron, A5/6 ideas/drawings/images that inspire you and a large newspaper in which to transport your work home. You may wish to bring samples of different fabrics that you already have, i.e plain white cotton, calico or pale printed fabrics, to experiment with printing onto; these should be washed and ironed ahead of the workshop.
What's included in the price?
The workshop will include all materials*, equipment and refreshments, just bring your lunch. *Two tea towels or a two small tote bags or one of each will be provided - please state your preference at the time of booking. Further items may also be ordered/purchased at the time of booking: tea towels and small tote bags - £3, large tote bags - £5 and aprons - £12, allowing you to continue with your ideas. **A lampshade kit will be needed for this workshop and can be purchased for £15. All other materials and equipment are included . . Please contact Alison Butler if you have any questions, or wish to book a place.
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