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Printed and Dyed Textiles
Explore and experiment with a range of print techniques onto fabrics. Develop print designs from visual research. Print your own fabric and small products: e.g tote bag, scarf, cushion, upcycled garment, T shirt. Develop prints for art textiles. Term 1: Block Print and Dyed Textiles, Term 2: Screen Printed Textiles, Term 3: Mixed Media Textiles.
14 May 2020 - 30 Jul 2020
Full: £219Concession: £77
The course will give you an introduction to fabric printing and dyed textile techniques. The aim of the course is for students to explore a variety of block, stencil making and fabric printing skills, learn about dyes, print and fabrics.
Term 1 Block printed and Dyed Textiles
Term 2 Screen Printed Textiles
Term 3 Mixed Media Textiles
By the end of the course students will have:
What will it be like
Handouts on techniques, suppliers lists for equipment and materials will be given. Demonstrations of dyeing and printing practice i.e.: How to screen-print a design, prepare a dye bath etc, will be given to the students during the course. Images of print techniques, printed fabric samples, books showing examples of textile design and work by designer makers will be shown to the group for inspiration. Demonstration and discussion will take place in a group and to the individual students.
What else do you need to buy or do
Information about the course will be given to students at the first session of each term.
What this course could lead to
Other textiles courses are available at the Mary Ward Centre, you tutor will advise as to your next steps.
There is detailed information in Reception about all our courses at the Mary Ward Centre.
This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria
Why come to Mary Ward Centre?
Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.
Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’
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