Learn to make thickened dye and then use it to make designs on felt or silk. Create your own unique designs with stamps, stencils and stuff found around your house. This course will teach you to experiment and play with thickened dye.
The third module of Embellishing Felt with Surface Design Techniques – A Mixed Media Approach is Printing, Stenciling and Playing with Thickened Dye on Felt. The cost for the 4 week course is $45.00 (US). The next offering of the course is October 6, 2017. To register for the course, please fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page.
What you will learn:
How to make a print board
How to make thickened dye
How to transfer your designs
Choosing what designs are appropriate for stencils and stamps
Creating stencils from a variety of supplies
Cutting and burning stencils
Creating stamps from a variety of supplies
Cutting a linoleum type stamp
Burning a stamp from insulation foam
Looking at items around the house with a new eye for use in creating patterned felt
How to play with thickened dye
How to stamp and stencil with thickened dye on to felt
Course work will be supplied in PDF format, a link to view the PDF online will be provided on the class website, where you can then download it to keep. Videos will be available on the website throughout the class but not available to download. You will be given a link to the online Class website once you have registered. The forum will have sections for students to show their work and ask questions, and also a section specifically for asking the instructor questions. The instructor will visit the forum every day.
The Start date for this class is Friday, October, 6 2017. The cost is US$45.00 for the 4 week course with an extra 2 weeks of instructor support following the class. You will be billed/invoiced by PayPal and the vendor name on the bill will be The Purple Pomegranate. Class sizes are limited to 50. A supply list, a Website Navigation PDF, and an Adding Photos to the Forum PDF will be attached to the Paypal invoice for your convenience.
Registration for the October 6, 2017 session will open September 3, 2017. If you are interested in this class, please go here and leave me a message with the class title noted. You will be added to our email notification list for the next class offering.