Christmas Stationary Making Workshop
Course Date: Sunday 19th November
Category: Print and Paper Craft
Tutor: Jasmine Gilhooly
Price: £45 per person (includes light refreshments)
Enjoy a day experimenting with paper dying, print making with silk screens and layering. You will be mark making on your hand dyed papers which you will then decorate into a collection of gift cards, tags and wrapping paper to wrap those all important Christmas gifts in.
Whether you are a beginner or have experimented with screen printing and paper crafts before you will enjoy the day by learning additional craft making skills and create an original pieces experimenting with composition, colour and craft skills. Jasmine will teach you ways of printing, cutting and dying along with mark making and optional rubber-stamping. She will have several examples and ideas of what you can create.
Skills & Techniques Covered:
- Paper Dying
- Basic paper crafting skills
- Embellishment and finishing technique’s
- Optional rubber stamping
This course is suitable for a range abilities including beginners
Specialist materials for printing and glues are included in your course fee.
The tutor will provide other materials; the approximate cost for these will be £5-10 per person. We advise you do not buy materials required for this course more than 2 weeks in advance.
Things to Bring:
Images or cut outs that you may like to use, the tutor will also have some.
A pack of 5 plain cards and envelopes and some A4 card – the tutor will send you a list of suppliers 2 weeks before the course date.
An apron / old clothing you are happy to get messy in.
A notebook / paper scraps.
Jasmine has worked on her own business venture ‘J D’Cruz Bags’ since graduating in 2012 with a 1stClass BA (Hons) in Printed Textiles from Birmingham City University. After exhibiting her hand printed leather works in the form of handbags at New Designers in Islington she was talent spotted by Jimmy Choo and completed a 3month term at their HQ. J D’Cruz has recently won several awards including the Best New Business in 2016 in the Cherwell area of Oxfordshire and showcased at several prestigious events including The Royal Windsor Horse Show, London Fashion Week, Soho House, The National Trust and was awarded support by the Princes Trust in 2015.
Times and Refreshments:
This course will run for 10am-4pm, please arrive by 9:45am for a prompt start. Homemade cakes, tea and coffee available throughout the day along with a light lunch of sandwiches will be provided. Any dietary requirement must be given to us a week before the course and will be met where possible.