Screenprint Your Own Bag
|Location||Leicester Print Workshop|
|Date & Time||Saturday 1st June
10.00am - 4.00pm
Learn to make beautiful, unique images and designs by creating your own very finely detailed & cut stencils using waterproof paper.
You will then screenprint your designs onto fabric, creating beautiful repeat patterns. You will learn how to use combining & overprinting with vibrant metallic foils.
By the end of the day you will have finished printing an entire pre-cut fabric bag, full instructions & demonstration will be given on constructing the bag.
Introduction screen printing onto fabric, screens, LWP waterproof stencil paper
Demo: Taping screens, designing stencils, techniques of using craft knifes, different ways to fold the stencil paper to create mirror images/ repeat imagery
Demo: Attaching stencils onto screens / printing onto fabrics / printing techniques
Demo: Printing onto fabric, cleaning screens and cleaning stencils to reuse.
Demo: construction of assembling handbag with samples of each stage of process
Clear up and evaluation
Collect information sheet to make handbag at home
About the Tutor
Sally Moret is an established and experienced self-employed freelance designer. ‘I use my commercial experience in the footwear, fashion and accessories industry to produce unique new and vibrant styles of work.’
BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles 2:1 Leicester Polytechnic
PGCE Design Technology DeMontfort University
Sally has 33 years’ experience in the fashion & textile industry. For the first 17 years she worked full-time in the shoe industry including 10 years at The Pentland Group based in London. Sally is now a freelancing designer working on print & pattern, screen printing, lino printing, graphic design & shoe design. Using computer skills, Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, iPad Pro and drawing skills to create work.
Online: You can book online here by credit / debit card or Paypal.
Telephone: You can pay by card over the phone during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm). Call us on 0116 251 4174.
In person: Call in to Leicester Print Workshop during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm) to book and pay by card, cash or cheque.
Pre-course information: We will send you details of how to find us and what to bring with you when we process your booking.
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