Printed Textiles Level 1

This 8 week course is ideal for those who have a special interest in fabric printing and would like to take this interest further by learning the varying techniques of screen printing on fabric using a variety of fabric, dyes and inks to achieve different effects and finishes, i.e. pigment, devore, discharge, illuminated discharge. This course also includes an introduction to creating repeat patterns and an overview of the basics of screen and fabric preparation, so will suit any skill and experience level.

Dates: 24th January to 14th March 2018

Duration: 8 weeks

Time: Wednesday evenings 6.00pm-9.00pm

Class size: 8 max.

Price: £200

Materials: Although printing inks and some materials are included in the course fee, if you wish to work within a particular colour palette the tutor will advise where you can purchase your inks. Students will be required to bring with them;

  • Sketchbook
  • Drawing pens & pencil
  • Any image references they’d like to work on
  • Their own fabric to test with (only if they have anything specific in mind to want to try and test, or a specific project in mind)
  • Wellies (optional, to keep the feet dry while washing out)

Tutor: Eliza Kesuma 

Course Level: Level 1. For the confident beginner who wishes to develop more techniques

All bookings must be made online and payments must be made in full to guarantee a place. If you have an enquiry please email ams.courses@outoftheblue.org.uk or telephone 0743 629 2533 – we aim to get back to you within two working days.