This three day course over the Easter weekend will include a full introduction to screenprinting onto textiles along with a range of techniques designed to develop your creative ideas, including: creating interlocking designs for repeat, using drawn and photographic imagery, heat press techniques, foiling, flocking and puff binder.
You will experiment with material and fabric manipulation to apply textured finishes and layered effects to your designs, creating samples and a length of fabric suitable for small furnishings. This 3 day course is suitable for beginners and established practitioners alike.
About the Tutor: Zoe Potter
Zoe Potter graduated from The University of Central England in 1998 with a first class BA Honours in Textile design with a specialism in printed textiles. Zoe has a passion for arts education and loves helping people to discover their creative potential.
Her art practice explores surface decoration using print and paint techniques. Layering colour, texture and pattern to create vibrant compositions.
Book online at: http://www.leicesterprintworkshop.com/courses/experiments_with_textile_screenprinting_1/