Textile dye and print

  1. City Lit textiles: colour, print, pattern

    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore various ways of colouring and printing onto fabric through this project based course. Introducing techniques and design process develop a portfolio of textile samples , a sketchbook of research and aim towards finished work.
    Full fee: £499.00
    Senior fee: £399.00
    Concession: £304.00

  2. Textiles: manipulation

    Textiles: manipulation

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore structure and form through manipulating paper and fabric, using a range of pleating and folding techniques and heat setting to give fabric a memory. Experiment with these techniques to make 3D forms for fashion, jewelry, textile art sculpture or interior applications. Expand on skills to explore personal themes and concepts and develop your creative practice or project. Intermediate level.
    Full fee: £209.00
    Senior fee: £209.00
    Concession: £127.00

  3. Printed textiles: screen printing and surface effects

    Printed textiles: screen printing and surface effects

    Course Date: Tue 28 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Print your own hand made artwork onto fabric. Develop tactile printed and coloured overlays through

    using opaque and transparent colour and explore fun surface finishes such as foiling, flocking and relief effects.
    Full fee: £269.00
    Senior fee: £215.00
    Concession: £164.00

  4. Colour and abstract design for textiles and surface pattern

    Colour and abstract design for textiles and surface pattern

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 9 May 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A creative exploration of colour and abstract design for textiles. Explore and develop your understanding of colour using using paper dyes to create your own abstract imagery.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £121.00

  5. Textiles: laser cutting for surface design

    Textiles: laser cutting for surface design

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 16 May 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn new ways to manipulate textiles using laser cutting processes, exploring drawing and surface design. Sample different materials using digital and hand crafting techniques creating 2D and 3D textural surfaces or structures. Suitable for beginners new to laser cutting, some experience on Adobe Illustrator or textiles is advantageous.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £249.00

  6. Textiles: constructing pattern, colouring cloth

    Textiles: constructing pattern, colouring cloth

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 17 May 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Experiment with a range of heat transfer processes and hand painting methods. Develop initial ideas through mark-making and collage. Create fabrics or art works using a personal colour palette and embellish surface through foil print and simple stitch marks.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £149.00

  7. Textiles: laser etching for block printing

    Course Date: Tue 2 Jun 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn to make your own seals and stamps using the process of laser cutting for block printing. Test and develop drawing skills to etch ideas onto wood and rubber, enabling an understanding of digital design. Suitable for users with some knowledge of print and have used Photoshop and Illustrator before wanting to make their own unique stamps.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  8. Textiles: digital surfaces

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 18 Jun 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop an undertanding of digital textile technologies and fabrications for surface design. Gain skills and experiment with fusing digital design and techniques. Work to a brief or explore personal themes and concepts to develop your creative practice or project. Suitable for intermediate level.
    Full fee: £209.00
    Senior fee: £209.00
    Concession: £127.00

  9. Textile and surface pattern: from drawing to digital print

    Textile and surface pattern: from drawing to digital print

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 22 Jun 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore drawing and printing in the studio, before digitising and manipulating your designs using Photoshop. Suitable for students with a creative background. Photoshop experience preferred but not essential.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  10. Textiles: playing with paper

    Textiles: playing with paper

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jul 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Work with paper using origami, folding, pleating, creasing, crushing, slicing, piercing, colouring to create dynamic surfaces. Great for collage, book arts, textiles and sketchbook activity.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £149.00

  11. Woven textiles: experimental dye and colouring

    Woven textiles: experimental dye and colouring

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 15 Jul 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore experimental dyeing techniques with hand weaving developing intriguing textures, colour and surfaces. Develop your understanding of yarns, dyed textiles mixing the two creating unique art pieces or samples for interior or fashion.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  12. Print and dye: polychromatic fabric printing

    Print and dye: polychromatic fabric printing

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 18 Jul 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Experiment with polychromatic print onto fabric and paper, exploring the creative potential of Procion dyes and silk screen printing. Processes include mark making, hand painting, resists, stencils and layering. Develop personal designs, textile samples and artwork.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £149.00

  13. Textiles: waxed surfaces

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 19 Jul 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Investigate the different ways wax can be used on paper and fabric; create surface decoration using a range of resist techniques or alter the structure of a surface and experiment with translucency, structure and stitch.
    Full fee: £209.00
    Senior fee: £167.00
    Concession: £127.00

  14. Textiles: indigo shibori dyeing

    Textiles: indigo shibori dyeing

    Course Date: Mon 20 Jul 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Produce your own indigo hand dyed fabrics using pleating, stitch and wrapping methods. Explore the magical combination of indigo dye and shibori resist techniques.
    Full fee: £209.00
    Senior fee: £209.00
    Concession: £127.00

  15. City Lit advanced textile art course

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 26 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Take your textiles to another level with this stimulating two year course. Open up new perspectives for your work as you explore a range of technical and visual research methods in response to a theme. These will include approaches to drawing, contextual studies, mixed media, dye and print, stitch and constructed textiles. You will be supported throughout by regular tutorials and workshops that stretch your individual textile practice. The course will culminate in an offsite exhibition at the end of year two.
    Full fee: £2,249.00
    Senior fee: £1,799.00
    Concession: £1,372.00

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