Tue, 24 Jul|
The Walled Garden at Mells
Fabric Printing- Repeat Patterns
Design and make your own patterned fabric in a four week course
Time & Location
24 Jul 2018, 18:00 – 20:00
The Walled Garden at Mells, Mells BA11 3PN, United Kingdom
About The Event
This summer evening class will run over 4 weeks on a Tuesday evening from July 24th - 14th August, from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. In such a beautiful setting, we will use the Walled Garden as inspiration for our designs which might be floral, abstract or scenic. Students will spend time drawing in the garden before learning how to apply their designs to repeat patterns.
What You Will Learn
How to design and draw an effective half drop repeat pattern
How to use professional lino cutting tools
Basic fabric printmaking techniques that are easy to do at home
Take your lino block home with you to use on countless printing projects.
Beginners welcome! Please bring along your own cotton fabric - all other materials are included (fabric pigment and base, mounted blocks, lino cutting tools, paper)