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Art of Marbling on to pure Silk/Pure Cotton Fabric Workshop
Sun 2 April 2017, 12:30 – 15:00 BST
Marbling workshop this time with silk /cotton fabrics of you to design your own beautiful unique patterned fabrics. These can be used then for scarves, cushions, ties, wherever your imagination takes you.
A workshop which invites you to learn how to make Marbling by traditional techniques with Bade Kafadar.
Special marbling fabric paints are sprinkled brushes on the surface of the special thickened water with seaweed in the trough. The floating pattern in taken off on fabric after being reshaped and retouched using pins, needles and combs.
Yet marbling can intrigue an adult for a lifetime. At first you marble everything within reach in your favourite colours and in simple patterns.
Then you get restless. You begin to experiment with complicated patterns and with colours you've never cared about before.You're hooked. And marbling still feels like magic-every time.
•Ebru marbling is not only fun and exciting, it is also very therapeutic.
•All participants will learn the history of Ebru marbling.
•We supply all the equipment and materials required.