Level 1 Block Printing: No prior block printing experience is needed.
Join Thea Gahr, printmaker and member of Justseeds for a 3 hour workshop on block printing textiles. During this class, students will design & print their own tea towel or tote bag. We will cover block printing techniques such as design, carving, tools, and inking.
- Designing a printable image
- Carving a rubber stamp
- Printing techniques
- Block printing tools & their uses
Maker Kits & Materials
A Block Printing Kit ($25 value) is added to the price of class & includes a large 28" x 28" 100% cotton tea towel or a canvas tote bag as well as a rubber block to carve and keep to use again & again!
What To Expect
Part 1 - First we'll learn about essential tools & how to use them
Part 2 - Design your block!
Part 3 - Carve your block!
Part 4 - Print your fabric & be amazed at the magical process of your design coming to life! Then voila! You have a custom designed & printed tea towel or tote bag with made by you with bragging rights.