ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

 

Textile Print Workshop (Heat Reactive Dyes) 

Tutor: Shauna McGowan
Dates to be announced - join the waiting list

info@Seacourt-ni.org.uk

This experimental and vibrant workshop is perfect for those with an interest in surface design and textiles. Using heat reactive dyes playfully painted onto paper we will bring synthetic fabric to life with the heat press. Using objects such as feathers, leaves, stencils, threads, doilies we will build up exciting patterns on fabric. Participants will leave with a variety of unique fabric samples.

Image: Shauna McGowan

Image: Shauna McGowan

Letterpress

Tutor: Jessica Hollywood
Sunday 14th October
10.00 AM—4.00 PM - 4 places

Letterpress printing is a technique of relief printing using a printing press, a process through which text can be used as a repeatable visual element. Wooden and lead type of various sizes can be incorporated into a composition of words.

Image: Jessica Hollywood

Image: Jessica Hollywood


Print your own Tote Bags

Tutor: Jessica Hollywood

10.00AM—4.00PM - 4 places

Create your own quirky, custom designed graphics to print and embellish canvas bags. You will be introduced to design development and screen printing skills. You are sure to leave with an individual and unique tote bag.

 

Image: Jessica Hollywood

Image: Jessica Hollywood

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Salt Etch

Tutor: Penny Brewill
Saturday 17th November
10.00 AM—4.00 PM - 5 places

An introduction to an alternative intaglio process. This day course will cover preparation of an aluminium plate using floor polish and cooking fat. Participants should bring a photographic or hand drawn image from which their plate will be prepared. Images need to have areas of strong contrasting tones.