Saturday 9th April- Full Day Printing Workshop. 10am-4:30pm
The Studio, Middle Aston, Bicester OX25 5PP
Our full day printing workshop gives you enough time to enjoy and experience the Art of Indian Block Printing, our Oxfordshire Studio holds everything you need for a fun, relaxing and creative day out with plenty of inspiration to help you during your Block Printing workshop!
Your day will start with a welcome drink & introduction- getting you settled for the day ahead. You will then rummage through hundreds of designs choosing a section of prints to get started with and a selection of textile colours. We will then give a detailed demonstration showing you how to Block Print and the equipment you need, after this it will be time for you to go away and start printing yourselves! We will be on hand to help with any adjustments and advice you might need, and you will spend the morning testing your chosen designs and colours onto practice fabric, getting confident with different printing techniques. You can then move onto printing a range of different Paper & Stationary items such as Tissue Paper, Cards & Tags. After Lunch you will have the confidence and ideas to move on to printing Fabric items, there will be a selection of different materials for you to choose from which are all included in the price of the workshop. Before heading home we will fix/ heat set your fabric items to make them washable, you will then gather all your Block Printed items and head home after a wonderful day!
Materials included in workshop:
- Practice Fabric/ Plain Cotton
- Paper, Tags, Cards & Envelopes
- Tea Towel or Tote Bag
- Cushion Cover or Scarf
- Zip Pouch or Drawstring Bag
Items can be swapped and additional materials are available to purchase if needed.
Our Studio Shop will be open for any materials you may want to purchase to take home, we accept Cash/Card. Refreshments, Tea, Coffee and Cake are included in the price of the workshop along with all Materials, you are just required to bring a packed lunch with you.
After booking you will receive a confirmation email, and 2 weeks prior to the event we will send you full details of the workshop/ getting to us. Please be aware this is a session most suited to adults due to the length of the day.