Heat Press Printing: Metallic Foiling
Event on 2016-01-26 19:30:00
THE WORKSHOP For this workshop you are required to provide your own items to up-cycle. Your task is to find intresting clothing and fabric from your local charity shop or car boot sale. Please bring 3 – 4 items to transform, such as a shirt, jumper, dress, scarf or apron…. have a good look in your wardrobe too! Nicole will be providing her Heat Press for this workshop which heats up to 200 degrees. You will have the chance to experiment using textile metallic foiling on your clothing. Foiling: Transferring metallic film to fabric using the heat press. This can be applied using foil adhesive (a bit like glue) painting your design directly onto your tiem of clothing or foil using a paint brush. Placing the metallic foiling on top of your adhesive, then popping this under the heat press for 20 seconds, leaving your image looking shiny! To begin with you will be sampling the metallic foils onto scraps of fabric which is provided by Nicole. You will then up-cycle the itmes you brought to the workshop. WORKSHOP * You will each be given a gift to print onto, but I will also have my bargain box where you can buy two items to print onto for £5 * Wear comfortable clothing and dress for mess, aprons will be provided for you. * Please arrive to the venure 10 minutes before the workshop begins so we can all start together… see you guys there!!! * Before you go home please make sure you tidy up your space and clean any equipment you used, thank you 🙂 Washing instructions: Wash by hand in cold or luke warm water so that your deigns last! Ironing instructions: Turn clothing inside out and iron on the revers side, low heat & no steam. Preparation before the workshop Fabrics Search for interesting fabrics, such as leather and suede, cottons, linens, silks! Images Look for patterns and bring them along to the workshop to help spark ideas with your designs. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? All ages welcome. When buying a drink, ID is required. Where can I contact the organiser with any questions? Workshop tutor – Nicole T: 07590376528 E: email@example.com W: www.nicoleline.com Is my registration/ticket transferrable? Please let Nicole know if you can’t make the workshop by phone / text or email. If you are unable to make this workshop, your ticket can be refunded only if you give 7 days notice prior to the date of the workshop.
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92 Peckham Road
Peckham, United Kingdom