Full fee: £70.50 | Over 65s: £65.00 | Benefit: £57.50
Tutor: Justyna Medon
This course will enable students to explore creative techniques and how to decorate home accessories and print your own unique patterns. During this course you will learn how to decorate various textiles, print napkins, tea towels, cushion covers, table runners. A course to enable students to develop the skills required to explore printmaking. Experiment with colour, shapes and creative use of stencils, create your own, unique designs. Work on a range of skills to develop confidence in handling materials and equipment while creating images and developing them into surface decoration. It will enable students to develop the skills required to prepare design for print, explore printmaking techniques, try stencilling, block printing and screen printing. You will apply what you learn to make a collection of printed items.
Students should bring: design ideas, A4 size sketchbook, ruler, masking tape, pencil, sharpie, 3 selected colours of 120ml acrylic paint (system3, abstract, liquatex, other ) pot of 250ml of system3 textile medium for printing, fabric samples - cotton / linen all natural fibers.
Please note: All 10, 8 and 12 week courses have a half term break in the middle. For term dates please visit our ‘Contact us’ page. We are not open on bank holiday Monday’s and any class that falls on these days will be made up at the end of term.
Please see full terms and conditions for more information.
If a course has already started please call the office as it may be possible to join after the start date. This may only be possible if the course is not already full, if it is not disruptive for the other students and you are aware that you have missed a percentage of the course and the tutor will not have time to catch you up. This will be at discretion of the Folk House. We run our courses termly, so it might be best to start at the beginning of the course.