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Silk Painting Workshop: Design Your Own Silk Scarf Workshop
In this 2-hour workshop, you’ll learn how to paint on silk and design your own silk scarf using silk dyes, eyedroppers, resists and other tools. Once the scarf sets and dries, you’ll have a beautiful creation to take home! All tools and dyes will be supplied. Participants are encouraged to dress casually and bring their creativity and design ideas with them! Though sample designs will be provided to help inspire you.
Block printing Workshop
Used widely in East Asia, block printing is a traditional technique to print text, images or patterns on textiles and paper using a wood block. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn a modern method to print patterns on textiles. This workshop will introduce you to contemporary carving using a lino-block, water-based printing and techniques for single-color prints on fabric or paper. Master the basic techniques, and decorating anything is as simple as stamping! We’ll provide the design ideas, but if you have your own inspiration please feel free to bring it along. What’s included: • Carving tools, inks and rollers will be supplied for use in class • 1 lino-block to carve and take home • 1 yard of cotton fabric to print on and take home • An information kit to help you continue printing at home.
Design & Dye Your Own Cotton Scraf
In this 2 hour workshop, you’ll learn an easy technique to dye a cotton circle scarf using fiber reactive dye, soda ash fixer and urea. Once the scarf is set and dry, it is ready to wear! What’s included: • Reactive dyes, soda ash fixer and urea to use in class • 1 14.5” x 67” circle cotton scarf to dye and take home • An information sheet with instructions and resource list