Workshop

Continuation Eco-Printing with Lizzie Godden

16 Sep 2017 – 17 Sep 2017

Event times

10am - 4pm

Cost of entry

£170 includes all materials and lunches.

Builth Wells
Wales, United Kingdom

Address

Travel Information

  • Abergavenny

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Using a variety of ways of printing on fabric with leaves: you will learn to use an "iron blanket", steam bundles, dye baths, print onto paper to make small books. Further shibori techniques to create original patterns and experimenting with making printing ink with natural dyes.

About

This will be such an exciting weekend of discovery, developing what you already know!

We'll be

- using a variety of ways of printing on fabric with leaves. For example you might of heard of using an "iron blanket" -all will become very clear!

- steaming our bundles as well as putting them in a dye bath, to see the different effects that can be achieved.

- printing onto large pieces of paper to then use a range of folding techniques to make exciting small books.

- using some exciting shibori techniques to get some original and exciting patterns.

- experimenting with making printing ink with natural dyes.

And there'll be time to play and experiment.

All materials will be provided - including silk noil, watercolour paper, prepared cotton and several dye baths. A homemade lunch is also included in the price, as well as refreshments throughout the day.

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Exhibiting artists

Lizzie Godden

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