Up Coming Workshops

Screen Printing 101, Textile Arts Center Brooklyn - Feb 6-27 (Wednesdays)

Screen Printing 101 will cover all the basics to get printing your own designs onto fabric and paper. During this 4 week class you will learn how to create a film positive, coat & expose a screen, register multi-color prints, mix inks, and print efficiently. Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting splashed with ink, and bring along any materials you'd like to experiment with!

Screen Printing with Dyes

Screen Printing w/ Procion Dyes, Textile Arts Center Brooklyn - Feb 9 (Sat, 11-5pm)

Screen Printing with Procion Dyes (aka Fiber Reactive Dyes aka Cold Dyes) will cover all the basics to get printing with dyes onto fabric. Students will learn how to prepare a print paste, and different ways to set it. Please wear clothes and shoes you don't mind getting splashed with ink, and bring along any materials you'd like to experiment with!

Screen Printing w/ Natural Dyes, Textile Arts Center Brooklyn - Mar 9-10 (Sat+Sun 11-5pm)

Screen Printing with Natural Dyes will cover a wide variety of natural dye extracts, mordants, thickeners, resist pastes, and how to properly set dyes into fabric. Wear Play Clothes and Bring along any materials you'd like to experiment with!

Screen Printing 201: Yardage + Repeat Patterns, Textile Arts Center Brooklyn DATES: 5/5, 5/12, 5/19, skips 5/26, 6/2

Yardage + Repeat Patterns will cover everything you need to know about screen printing seamless repeat patterned fabric. Learn various ways to design a seamless repeat and the technical aspects of printing yardage.