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Screen Printing Workshop


Saturday, October 6, 2018, University Arts, 2550 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94061

Screen printing can bring your fiber artwork to a whole new level. In this workshop/demo we will explore the screen printing process from the manifestation of your designs as a printing screen through design developments offered by many of the mediums available.

Everyone will have an opportunity to play with the product and make your own screen print with Annette’s selection of screens. There will be fabrics, Jacquard’s screen ink and other goodies to play with.

Instructor: Annette Pierson

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Treasure Hunting at eQuilter with MJ Kinman


October 6-7, 2018, eQuilter, Boulder, Colorado, 303-527-0856

Treasure Hunting at eQuilter (Boulder, Colorado)
Instructor: MJ Kinman

Join MJ Kinman (who uses Jacquard's Dye-Na-Flow in creating her prismatic gemstone quilts) the first weekend in October at eQuilter's fabulous new classroom space in Boulder, Colorado, for some "Treasure Hunting!" During this fun and fast-paced two-day class, students will experiment with different techniques to find amazing abstract compositions within familiar images and transform those compositions into a 18” quilt square using freezer paper piecing techniques. Supply list provided after registration. Skill level confident beginner to intermediate.

October 6-7, 2018 - 9am-4pm
$165 + $5 materials fee

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ARTober: Alcohol Ink Painted Tile


October 6, 2018, 10-11 a.m.CDT, ART Outfitters, 917 W 7th St, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

Paint a ceramic tile coaster with Jacquard Piñata Alcohol Inks
Appropriate for all ages. 
$2 materials fee. 

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ARTober: Cyanotype Printing on Fabric


October 6, 2018, 1:00-4:00 p.m.CDT, ART Outfitters, 917 W 7th St, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

Cyanotype workshop with Matthew Castellano. 
Design your own cyanotype printed fabric piece. 
$15 materials fee.

Spaces are limited. Reserve your place by calling 501-374-4323. 
Note: RSVPs on Social Media sites WILL NOT be counted as a reservation.

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Four Inset Handle Basket: An Immersion in Round Reed by Peeta Tinay


October 21-27, 2018, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts,Gatlinburg, TN

During this workshop students rediscover the fundamental skills of twining, using round reed as they create their own basket. Participants learn techniques including hand placement, tension and shaping while weaving. As your basket comes to completion, you will learn the multiple step finishing process that brings depth and luster (featuring Jacquard Basic Dye). This is a challenging, but rewarding intermediate-level class. Prior twining experience and hand strength are required. Click here for more information.

COURSE FEE: $525

Instructor: Peeta Tinay


Exploring Personal Motifs and Patterns: Block Printing on Paper and Fabric with Susan Stover


November 9-11, 2018, Atelier One Studios #8, Graton, CA

Exploring Personal Motifs and Patterns: Block Printing on Paper and Fabric
Instructor: Susan Stover

Drawing inspiration from ethnic textiles and contemporary art, we will look at different sources and examples of how block printing can be used in artwork and other creative pursuits. Motifs, designs and pattern repeats will be emphasized as well as the way pattern, repetition and rhythm can be used in compositions. Students will carve rubber blocks with their own unique images and will be encouraged to develop their own personal vocabulary. Instruction will be given on different types of pattern repeats, such as: mirror repeats, quarter turn repeats, and seamless repeats. Designs can be used in artwork, for home or clothing textiles, decorative papers, in handmade books or journals, or as limited edition prints. Featuring Jacquard's Screen Printing Inks, Lumiere paint and Textile Color paint.

September 7-8, 2018
$525 + $30 materials fee

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