Our Home-Work Workshops are a really fun way to learn a new skill and have fun while you are at it!
We use Permaset Aqua water based inks in all our workshops. Permaset Aqua delivers pure colour, a superior soft handle and excellent durability in an easy to use ink that is environmentally friendly. This 100% solvent free range is safe to use in the studio or home environment. The pigments provide intense, vibrant colour, rich in coverage. Permaset Aqua inks do not contain ozone-depleting chemicals such as CFC’s and HCFC’s, aromatic hydrocarbons or any volatile solvents. They don’t contain lead or any heavy metals. In fact, Permaset Aqua inks do not contain any toxic chemicals at all!
Below you will find some helpful information about the perfect workshop for you.
Screen Printing 101 – This is our most popular workshops as it covers all the basics to get you started screen printing your original designs. You will have a chance to learn about colours, inks, fabrics and all the techniques you’ll need to stencil cut and print your own designs.
Summer, Autumn, Winter & Spring School – teaches you how to design and screen print your own repeating patterns. You will have a chance to learn about colours, inks, fabrics and all the techniques you’ll need to stencil cut and print your own repeat yardage designs.
Photo Exposure Screen Printing – will cover all skills needed to prepare artwork for exposure, the exposure process and then how to print your original artwork onto fabric and paper. You are more than welcome to bring your own T-shirts etc to print onto. Fabric and paper will be provided. This workshop is perfect for illustrators, artists and anyone interested in creating images with fine detail.
Large Format Screen Printing – In this one day workshop we will teach you how to to prepare your artwork for large format screen printing, where to source large screens and how to get your designs exposed. We will spend the day giving you hands-on large format printing experience using our pre-exposed large format designs. You will spend the day on our 11 metre print table and will go home with A LOT of beautiful printed fabric!
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