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Rhonda Ellem: Repeat Handblock Printing using Shaped Blocks 1-2 September 2018

$260.00 $220.00

Print your own fabric and paper by designing your own collection of shaped lino blocks! Create these blocks using positive/negative designs and learn to plan, cut and shape them for continuous block printing.

Over the weekend, you will be able to work from your own ideas or be guided through the steps of composition, image making and colour combining. There will be lots of scope for getting creative, for handblocking onto fabrics, gift wrap and wallpaper, making fat quarters and sharing ideas.

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Date: 1st and 2nd September 2018

Price: $220 (early bird price) $260 (late booking)

Repeat Handblock Printing using Shaped Blocks

Print your own fabric and paper by designing your own collection of shaped lino blocks! Create these blocks using positive/negative designs and learn to plan, cut and shape them for continuous block printing.

Over the weekend, you will be able to work from your own ideas or be guided through the steps of composition, image making and colour combining. There will be lots of scope for getting creative, for handblocking onto fabrics, gift wrap and wallpaper, making fat quarters and sharing ideas.

You will be supplied with lino, fabric inks and small lengths of wall and wrapping paper.

Requirements list:
Diary or sketchpad with design ideas
A4 display folder

Bring a book on an inspirational artist or printmaker for the group to share.

liquid paper pen

fine, medium, thick texta/sharpie

old phone book

soft lead pencils

rubber

pointy biro

SHARP lino tools

old scissors to cut lino

1 or 2 firm rollers, 10cm wide

palette – perspex, plastic sheeting about 15x25cm OR meat tray to accommodate roller OR cardboard covered in contact

bucket (large enough to accommodate palette)

sponges

2 firm foam rollers 9 – 11 cms wide

rags, old towel

palette knife or spatula

sticky tape/masking tape

selection of papers (not too many) – maps, music, manuscript, newsprint, tissue paper, brown paper, old gift wrap, cards, cardboard etc

a few pieces of finely woven fabric (coloured/white, synthetic/not) 50cm square

 

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