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Workshop: Silkscreening 201 Introductory + Intermediate

*You will be taken to Spins & Needles shop page to process your registration and payment.

This Silkscreening 201 workshop introduces you to the processes and possibilities of silkscreening taught in our Silkscreening 101 workshop, as well as more advanced silkscreening techniques. This is a two session workshop. No prior experience is needed.

LENGTH: 2 sessions, 4 hours (with 30 minute break) 
COST: $259 (all materials included; to print on fabric, please bring these items with you) 
FACILITATOR: Melanie Yugo of Spins & Needles/Possible Worlds
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 one-colour and multiple-colour prints > Registration > Differences in inks, printing substrates, screen mesh and film work > Colour mixing > Reusing your screens > 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

Spaces are limited per workshop (up to 4 participants) to ensure you personally get the technique right.

We can accommodate group workshops of over 4 participants. E-mail us at for bookings.

SILKSCREENING STARTER KIT: Take a screen with your image for $25 or a professional grade squeegee for $15. Buy both for $35 (image must be sent in advance of the workshop as per instructions sent after registration).


After we receive payment, you will receive a receipt acknowledging your registration.

Approximately 10-14 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.

Spots are non-refundable. By purchasing a spot or having someone purchase a spot for you, you agree to our terms of service and cancellation policy. Thanks!

QUESTIONS? Contact us at or 613-791-1152.

*You will be taken to Spins & Needles shop page to process your registration and payment.