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Block Printing: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Used widely in East Asia, block printing is a traditional technique to print text, images or patterns on textiles and paper using a wood block.

In this hands-on 3-hour workshop, you’ll learn a modern method to print patterns on textiles and design your own cotton tote bag! This workshop will introduce you to contemporary carving using a linoleum block, lino-cutters, water-based inks and techniques for single-color prints on fabric.

Master the basic techniques, and decorating anything is as simple as stamping! We’ll provide the design ideas, but if you have your own inspiration please feel free to bring it along.

What’s included:

  • Carving tools, inks and rollers will be supplied for use in class
  • 1 linoleum block to carve and take home
  • A cotton tote bag for you to print on and take home
  • An information & resource sheet to help you continue printing at home (will be emailed upon completion of the class)

Cost: $75 per person

Size: 8 people

The 2015 workshop series has ended. We will be offering this as an online class….coming soon!

Dates & Time Location

 
Click on the Register Now link, select Block Printing-Tote Bag from the Session List, the date you wish to attend and add to cart.

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Block Printing: Design Your Own Cotton Scarf

NEW! As part of our Design Your Own Scarf workshop series, in this 3-hour workshop, you’ll learn how to carve designs on a linoleum block, using lino-cutters and print pattern using water-based inks on fabric to design your own cotton scarf! We’ll provide you with pattern and design inspiration. Once heat set with an iron, you’ll have your very own one-of-a-kind cotton scarf to wear!

What’s included:

  • Carving tools, inks and rollers will be supplied for use in class
  • 1 linoleum block to carve and take home
  • One 11” x 60” cotton scarf to print on and take home
  • An information & resource sheet to help you continue printing at home (will be emailed upon completion of the class)

Cost: $75 per person

Size: 8 people

The 2015 workshop series has ended. We will be offering this as an online class….coming soon!

Dates & Time Location

 
Please select Block Printing-Scarf from the Session List then select the date you wish to attend and add to cart.

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