OOTB Abbeymount Studios

The centre for making, creating and design in Edinburgh
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Blessed Unrest

These workshops are available to help you learn the basics before putting your own designs into practice. It can be as simple or as complex as you like, all levels are welcome! View the range of classes on offer and find booking information below.

  • Sew a lined clutch bag with zip

    Full of sewing tips and straightforward assembly techniques this practical sewing workshop will teach you how to fit a zip and lining in a few simple steps.

  • Textile Summer School

    Five days with five textile techniques to explore. Each day you'll be introduced to a new print process which is immediate, fun and experimental.

  • Print Your own Lightshade or Cushion

    In these 1 day workshops you’ll be introduced to screen print techniques that will enable you to create your own unique design and take home your own Hand printed light shade/cushion.

  • Screen Printing on Paper

    In this 1 day workshop you’ll be introduced to simple but effective stencil screen printing techniques and layered colour using transparent and opaque inks to create a portfolio of unique designs.

  • Screen Printing on Fabric

    Experimental workshop using a mix of paper stencils and stock screen patterns and shapes. You’ll learn the basics of screen printing onto cloth using colourful opaque and transparent inks creating exciting layered designs and fabric samples.

  • Heat Transfer Printing

    Introduction to painting/drawing/mark making/collage using Disperse dyed papers which can then be transferred onto cloth using heat. An experimental workshop and time for you to play with colourful layers.

  • Mono Screen Printing

    Working with painterly marks applied to the screen mesh, this workshop explores immediate and direct drawing with printing inks, resulting in wonderfully experimental ‘one off’ fabric samples.

  • Applying Metallic Foils

    Always popular.In this workshop learn how to screen print layered patterns and apply finishing details using metallic foils in gold, silver, bronze and copper……we all need a little BLING in our life!