WRAPPING PAPER PRINT PARTY
Date: Saturday November 9th
Time: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Keephouse Studio, 5813 Hwy 207 Seaforth
Cost: $65.00 + tax
Bring your gift giving to the next level with handmade wrapping paper! In this afternoon class we will work together to make really lovely block printed papers, cards and gift tags.
Each participant will be given a 4x6 block to carve a design(s) of their choosing. Since this is a shorter afternoon class I recommend bringing a few ideas of what you may want to carve with you. You can split your block into smaller blocks so you can fit in more than one image (ie printing hats and gloves, holly and berries, trees and stars). I will also have some blocks that I have carved that you can use to print with as well. Each participant will end the class with a stock of hand printed papers and other wrapping materials.
*During this class you will be using my studio carving tools. If you wish to purchase one from me I will be selling them for $10.00/each
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Tea Towel Block Printing Workshop
Date: Saturday October 19th
Time: 10:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Carte Blanche
50 rue du Marché Street, Dieppe, NB
Learn to print your own fabric! In this full-day workshop, Alissa Kloet will guide you through a fun and simple process to print your own fabric. She will share her tips for creating your design and her tricks on how to carve printing blocks to get that design onto fabric. You will leave the class with two tea towels that you've printed by hand as well as a carving tool and the knowledge to keep printing at home.
The fee for this class covers everything you will need for this project, including two tea towels. You are welcome to bring additional fabric as long as it is a plain and made from a natural fiber that has been washed.
Alissa Kloet is a screen printer and textile designer based outside of Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is the owner and designer of Keephouse Studio. Her work has been featured in Uppercase, House and Home, Style at Home, Refinery29 and Chatelaine.
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