Learn and explore the technique of screen printing on this one day Christmas themed workshop.
You will explore the use of exposed imagery on the screens and design your own cards using hand cut paper stencils. You will have the opportunity to develop your design using multiple layers of print and colour.
What experience do I need?
The workshop is for anyone from complete beginners to those with more experience.
What will I make?
You will make an edition of our own designed Christmas cards.
You’ll also be able to choose some more intricate exposed imagery and colourways to print and take home.
Who is my tutor?
Kirstie Williams is a founding member of Leeds Print Workshop. She is a practising designer and printmaker creating both textile and paper based work.
She studied MA Textile Design at Chelsea College of Art in 2010 and completed a PGCE teaching qualification at the University of Huddersfield in 2014.
Kirstie works as an Associate Lecturer for Short Courses at Leeds College of Art, primarily teaching in adult education. She is passionate about bringing together a new creative community in Leeds through the running and development of Leeds Print Workshop.
Do I need to bring anything?
All materials including blank cards, paper and screen printing inks will be provided.
It will be helpful to bring some imagery with you to use as inspiration, this could be a print out, photograph, old Christmas card, decoration etc.
If I can't attend can I get a refund?
We will refund you in full if you cancel no later than 7 days before the workshop. For cancellations after this period there will be no refunds issued.