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Screen Printing on Fabric - 6 Week Tuesday Evening Workshop - All Levels

Screen printing workshop in progress
1 Jun 2021 to 6 Jul 2021
6 to 9PM, Tuesdays, 1 June to 6 July
Screen Printing on Fabric - 6 Week Tuesday Evening Workshop - All Levels
Event type: 
Art, Craft, Workshop/Seminar
Price: 
$420
Venue: 
Smitten Design Studio
Address: 
148 St Georges Rd Avondale, Auckland
Region: 
Auckland

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By the end of the course, you will have produced a collection of hand-printed fabric and block printed samples, developed ideas through drawings and stencil cutting, as well as learn how to mix dye colours and experimented with different textile screen printing methods. You will also learn to 'burn' an image onto a screen using the light-sensitive emulsion. (although this is optional)

Materials provided: Calico, (2 meters), linen tea towel (x1) cotton tea towel (x1) stencil materials, Block printing materials, Art materials, inks, a screen and squeegee to use during the class.

What to bring: Scalpel blade (e.g Swann Morton, Excel, available from Gordon Harris), sketchbook ideas, Clean jars or containers (approx 400 gm capacity) to store your inks in, old newspaper, hairdryer if you have a spare one.

​Light refreshments included.

​Fee: $420.00

Min / Max 4 students

Additional items are available to purchase from the Studio Shop:

Blank Linen Tea Towels, $9.00 each

Blank Cotton Tea Towels, $5.00 each

Blank Calico Bags, $5.00 each

Textile Inks: P.O.A

​Silk Screens: P.O.A

 

Visit the Smitten Design Website for ticketing and more workshops.

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Smitten Design Workshops

6 May 2021

Smitten Workshops are run by textile designer Katie Smith from her dedicated print studio in Avondale, Auckland. She runs small inspiring creative classes in printmaking for fabric, including screen printing and block printing techniques.