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Screenprint Your Own Bag

£66.50 £70.00
Location Leicester Print Workshop
Date & Time Saturday 1st June
10.00am - 4.00pm
Tutor  Sally Moret

    Learn to make beautiful, unique images and designs by creating your own very finely detailed & cut stencils using waterproof paper.

    You will then screenprint your designs onto fabric, creating beautiful repeat patterns. You will learn how to use combining & overprinting with vibrant metallic foils.

    By the end of the day you will have finished printing an entire pre-cut fabric bag, full instructions & demonstration will be given on constructing the bag.

    Course Structure 

    Saturday Morning

    Introduction screen printing onto fabric, screens, LWP waterproof stencil paper

    Demo: Taping screens, designing stencils, techniques of using craft knifes, different ways to fold the stencil paper to create mirror images/ repeat imagery

    Demo: Attaching stencils onto screens / printing onto fabrics / printing techniques

    Demo: Printing onto fabric, cleaning screens and cleaning stencils to reuse.

    Printing Fabrics

    Saturday Afternoon

    Demo: foiling

    Printing fabrics

    Demo: construction of assembling handbag with samples of each stage of process

    Clear up and evaluation

    Collect information sheet to make handbag at home

    About the Tutor

    Sally Moret is an established and experienced self-employed freelance designer. ‘I use my commercial experience in the footwear, fashion and accessories industry to produce unique new and vibrant styles of work.’

    Qualifications

    BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles 2:1 Leicester Polytechnic

    PGCE Design Technology DeMontfort University

    Career To-date

    Sally has 33 years’ experience in the fashion & textile industry. For the first 17 years she worked full-time in the shoe industry including 10 years at The Pentland Group based in London. Sally is now a freelancing designer working on print & pattern, screen printing, lino printing, graphic design & shoe design. Using computer skills, Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, iPad Pro and drawing skills to create work.

        Bookings

        Early Bird: Bookings made within one month of the Course Programme going live are eligible for a 5% discount for this course.

        Online: You can book online here by credit / debit card or Paypal.

        Telephone: You can pay by card over the phone during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm). Call us on 0116 251 4174.

        In person: Call in to Leicester Print Workshop during our opening hours (Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm) to book and pay by card, cash or cheque.

        Pre-course information: We will send you details of how to find us and what to bring with you when we process your booking. 

        Concessions

        Full-Print Members of Leicester Print Workshop are entitled to a 10% discount on our inhouse courses. Interested in joining LPW as a member? Click here for more information.