Lino Printing on Textiles
Lino printing on textiles
Next date to be announced shortly
Lino printing is excellent technique to create printed designs on tea towels, cushions ,wall papers and wrapping papers, it is very versatile and a fun process.
For this workshop you don't need to have previous experience, Sevanti will guide you step by step through the techniques to create your own design, cut Lino and print. You will be going home with a final product designed, carved and printed by you.
This workshop is for any skill level.
Tutor: Sevanti Roy
Day 1: Designing day- Sevanti will be introducing you to the technique and printing possibilities. She will guide you to create your design, you are welcome to bring your design inspiration which you would like to convert into a repeat or we will have many design reference which you could use. You will be guided to understand registration and repeat; straight, half drop repeat. You will be completing your repeat design ready to trace on Lino.
Day 2: Lino cutting day-The day will start with Lino cutting demonstration of techniques You will learn about tools and carving techniques and you will trace your design on your Lino and start cutting to be ready for printing.
Day 3: Experimenting day-this will be a really fun day to play and experiment. This day you will finish cutting your Lino: understand how it gives different results using placement and repeat. Towards the end of this day we will discuss your final product and plan for it.
Day 4: Printing day- Sevanti will guide you to printing techniques with demonstration.
You will be finalising and printing your final product with your original design and take back home your creation!