Saturday, May 10, 2014
UPCOMING COURSES - PAPERMAKING + BATIK
There are a few workshops scheduled for this Spring/early Summer:
We have our next PAPERMAKING DAY coming up on the 25th of May -
offering two different papermaking workshops for beginners and participants with a little previous experience. Please read on for details and share with those interested.
The BUTTERFLY PROJECT will also continue with workshops this Summer:
I`m delighted that the project is selected for the
NATIONAL DRAWING DAY events in Kilkenny again; curated and organized by The Butler Gallery at Kilkenny Castle, happening on the 17th of May in the Castle Park!
For details please visit: www.facebook.com/
PROFESSIONAL ART WORKSHOPS in Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny
MAY - JUNE 2014
with visual artist Tunde Toth
25th MAY (Sunday) PAPERMAKING DAY
10am - 1pm: HAND PAPERMAKING – beginners and/or some experience
Introducing traditional and contemporary techniques of making beautiful textured and decorated handmade papers from pure plant fibres and recycled materials. The course covers all necessary basics to be able to continue papermaking at home.
Participants will make unique, plain or decorated, textured handmade papers (5/7 pieces).
2.30 – 5.30pm: SILK FIBRE PAPERMAKING – beginners and/or some experience
This workshop introduces contemporary techniques used in silk papermaking using a variety of raw silk fibres combined with plant fibres and dyes; creating unique, colourful, striking silk papers ideal for many projects: collage works, decorations, textile art processes and sculptural/installation projects.
Fee: € 35 per workshop OR € 65 for the full day – INCLUDING all materials
15th JUNE (Sunday) BATIK
10.30am - 5pm: BATIK – beginners and/or some experience
This is a full day course n BATIK: introducing a traditional, ancient technique of dyeing and decorating fabrics using hot wax as a resist and fabric dyes. Covering various techniques and processes this workshop offers an overview and an insight into this fascinating art form.
Fee: € 70 for the full day workshop – INCLUDING all materials
PLEASE NOTE that all courses have limited places available.
Bookings are confirmed with € 30 deposit paid in advance