Since 2006, our hands-on Silkscreening 101 introduces participants to the process and possibilities of silkscreening.
NEW SPOTS IN OUR FALL/WINTER 2016 SILKSCREENING WORKSHOPS ARE AVAILABLE
*If dates are sold out, check out our Silkscreening 201 Workshop which combines Silkscreening 101 and more advanced techniques over two sessions.
LENGTH: 4 hours
DATES: Select from the drop-down list
COST: $139 (all materials included; to print on fabric, please bring these items with you)
LOCATION: Possible Worlds (708G Somerset St. W., Chinatown, Ottawa)
WHAT YOU'LL TAKE AWAY: > Knowledge to build your own screen > Basics of designing art for screens > Differences in inks, printing substrates, screen mesh and film work > Printing techniques > Small art prints or prints on fabric items you've brought with you > How to set up a print area at home or a studio > Checklist of materials and where to buy them
Facilitated by artist-creative director Melanie Yugo of Spins & Needles and Possible Worlds (melanieyugo.com). Melanie has led classes and workshops on silkscreening and other graphic arts at Algonquin College, Ottawa Art Gallery, National Gallery of Canada, as well as for festivals and institutions in the U.S., U.K. and Europe.
Spaces are limited per workshop (up to 4 participants) to ensure you personally get the technique right.
SILKSCREENING STARTER SET: Take your screen with your own image (designed in advance of the workshop) for an additional $25 or a professional grade squeegee for $15. Buy both for $35.
After we receive payment, you will receive an e-mail confirming your purchase and therefore your registration.
Approximately 10 days before the workshop, be sure to look out for an e-mail from us reminding you about the upcoming workshop as well as important workshop preparation information (make sure to check your spam/junk folder). If you do not receive this second e-mail, don't hesitate to e-mail us indicating so.
TERMS OF SERVICE AND CANCELLATION POLICY
Spots are non-refundable. By purchasing a spot or having someone purchase a spot for you, you also agree to our terms of service and cancellation policy.
We can accommodate group workshops of over 4 participants. E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for bookings and group rates.
QUESTIONS? Contact us at email@example.com or 613-791-1152.