W-FB102 - The Art of Textile Design - Module 1

W-FB102 - The Art of Textile Design - Module 1
Member Tuition: $105.00  
Non-Member: $125.00  
Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $40.00  

Skill Levels: All Levels

This class is part of a series that can be taken individually, consecutively or in any order, depending on your goals. You will learn how to create your own beautiful textiles and up-cycle thrift shop garments to create unique wearable art. You will be introduced to a variety of ancient and contemporary techniques commonly used by textile artists, including silk painting, shibori dying, batik, silk screening, mono printing, photo transfer, foiling and more. After learning and practicing this variety of techniques, you will be guided and encouraged to combine, layer and improvise the use of your new skills to create your own original textiles or and wearable art. A considerable emphasis in this series of classes will be placed on learning the proper use of professional quality dyes and pigments to obtain vibrant, colorfast fabrics as you create several unique pieces that you will be thrilled to frame and display in your home or incorporate in your creative projects.

Module 1 runs Each Tuesday from September 15 - September 29. In this series we will work with plant fibers, cotton, linen, bamboo etc., as well as some silk.  

Available Schedules:
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09/15/20 - 09/29/20
Fall I 
Dunedin Fine Art Center
1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin, FL
Tues   [10:30 am - 2:30 pm]
Instructor: Bowman, Bonnie

Note: I will provide disposible gloves but you may find it helpfu to bring your own well fitting rubber gloves if you have them. Wear old clothes! Please feel free to contact the instructor at Bonnie@AncientCraftStudio. com if you have any questions.