12 Dec: Kia Utzon-Frank Christmas Card-making
Creative polymath Kia Utzon-Frank shows you how to make a festive card of design beauty with her Christmas-making card workshop. Using G.F Smith paper, you’ll have the chance to create up 3 ornate cards.
Time: 18.30 - 20.30
Location: Retail Space, Clerkenwell London
Price: £15 per person
RCA fellow and KUF Studios founder, Kia Utzon-Frank, is an all-round creative polymath whose work defies pigeonholing. She is a goldsmith, sculptor, inventor, designer, cake decorator and so much more.
KUFstudios is a multidisciplinary design studio based in Dalston, London. This winter season they are working in collaboration with G.F Smith paper and are offering a workshop to teach participants how to make pop-up paper sculpture greeting cards - an intriguing advancement of the more mundane Christmas card. The workshop is approximately two hours long. They will be making pop-up cards by cutting and folding paper (kirigami) to create simple and beautiful designs. The work involved is fairly straight forward and the workshop is adjusted to suit different difficulty levels and skills so every participant will get a rewarding experience and leave with their own homemade cards. Templates will be available but they will also teach you how to create bespoke designs. G.F Smith will provide a range of their amazing papers.