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About the Course
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Learn the basics of painting on silk, including several easy and fun techniques to create beautiful patterns and effects.
WHAT TO BRING:
All necessary materials will be provided.
WHAT YOU WILL CREATE ON THE DAY:
Several lovely, hand painted pieces of silk. You will leave them with me to dry and they can be collected 48 hours later or posted out to you. If you would like one of your silks to be sewn into a notebook cover, there will be an additional £5 to pay on the day.
None at all. This is a beginners workshop and no previous experience of silk painting is necessary at all.
NUMBER OF PLACES:
There are 8 spaces available for this course. With such a small number of us, everyone will get plenty of one-to-one time and have the opportunity to ask any questions or queries as they come up.
ACCESS TO VENUE:
There is no parking at this venue. The nearest car park is Union Terrace car park, a 4 minute walk away. If you are coming to York via train, the station is about 15 minute walk away or a 10 minute taxi ride.
The Price for the workshop is £22. Included in the price are all the tools and materials needed to create several beautiful pieces of handpainted silk. Tea, coffee, cordial and biscuits will also be provided throughout the session.
BOOKING YOUR PLACE:
To book a place on one of my workshops, please send me an email via the contact form above with your name, which workshop you would like to attend and your email address.
If there is anything that you’d like to ask, please don’t hesitate to contact me.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All necessary materials will be provided as will tea and coffee throughout the session.
First experience with silk paints and I really enjoyed it. Kat is a nice teacher with a lot of patience and willingness to help. Fantastic way to spend an afternoon, I found it very calming painting away with the radio on in the background. More importantly, you come away with lovely pictures that you can treasure/frame/give as gifts. Would definitely do again/has inspired me to get some of my own supplies to do in my spare time.
Kimberley Axford - - #8435
Just done my second silk painting workshop, what a wonderful way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Kat is a brilliant teacher and always makes learning new things an enjoyable experience.
Andrea Cawood - - #8395
Really enjoyed this course, learned such a lot and Kat is a brilliant teacher, so patient and willing to help. I came away with two lovely silk pictures that I am going to frame. Would do the course again.
Jean Lindsay - - #8379
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Course Start DatesSaturday 10th March 2018
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