San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This workshop consists of sublimation printing, you will be making your own colourful disperse paper dyes and transferring this onto cloth, trapping flat objects which act as a resist under the press. The heat press is a large and very hot iron which heats up to 200 degrees.
Preparation before the workshop
Cloth: For this workshop the disperse papers will only work on synthetic fabrics (man made fabrics) polyester and nylons… Do you have a scarf or top which is synthetic? Bring this along to the workshop & try it out on the press.
Images: Bring along black & white photocopied images, these images can be transfered onto cloth using the press.
Objects: Do you have any interesting flat objects at home? Bring it in and try it out! This could be string, leafs, paper stencils, lace.
At the end of the workshop please tidy up your space and clean any equipment you used, thank you :)
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
All ages welcome. When buying a drink, ID is required.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Free parking is available in the surrounding residential areas after 18:00
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Workshop tutor - Nicole
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Please let Nicole know if you can’t make the workshop by phone / text or email. If you are unable to make this workshop, your ticket can be refunded only if you give 5 days notice prior to the date of the workshop.
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When & Where
Nicole works all over London and Surrey creating a relaxed environment for all to enjoy. Experimenting in print, knit, dying and stitch, Nicole will pop-up and bring a travelling studio to your party, market, festival and more.
Nicole is a graduate from University for the Creative Arts Farnham and studied Textiles for Fashion and Interiors. Since then she has been teaching creative workshops to both adults and children of all ages and abilities. Alongside the workshops, community art projects and charity work, Nicole is part of the Learning Support team at UCA where she mentors a student in Fine Art. Since 2013 she has also been Artist in Residence in the textile department, having great access to the studio and working alongside the students. September 2014 Nicole began a degree in 'Graduate Certificate in Creative Arts Education'.